Ari joined MG in February 2017 as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director.
Ari commenced his career in South Africa and was previously Managing Director SABMiller, Asia Pacific and Chief Executive Officer, Carlton & United Breweries and was responsible for overseeing operations in China, India, Vietnam, South Korea and Australia.
Ari has over 27 years experience in the beverage industry and held a number of senior management roles with SABMiller, the world’s second largest brewer. He has been Managing Director of businesses in Swaziland, Russia, Asia and Australia.
Ari holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of the Witwatersrand in South Africa. Since 2012 he has been a Non-Executive Director of the Melbourne Business School.