Muhtar A. Kent

Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer, The Coca-Cola Company, USA

BSc in Economics, University of Hull; MSc in Managerial Economics, City University, London. With Coca-Cola: 1978-79, Assistant Brand Manager, Atlanta; 1979-81, Marketing Coordinator, Balkan and South-West Europe, Rome; 1981-85, Director, Sales, European Transportation Market; General Manager, Turkey and Central Asia, Istanbul; 1991-95, Senior Vice-President, International and President, East Central European Division, Vienna; 1995-97, Managing Director, Coca-Cola Amatil Holding, Vienna; 1999-2005, President and Chief Executive Officer, Efes Beverage Group; 2005, President, Coca-Cola International; since 2008, Chief Executive Officer; since 2009, Chairman of the Board.

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