Drinks Giant Diageo

Debra Crew is the first female chief executive of Diageo


Diageo appoints first female chief executive

By Gwen Ridler

Drinks giant Diageo has appointed its first female chief executive, following the announcement of current head Sir Ivan Menezes’ retirement in June this year.

Ian Wright: 'very grateful' to receive the CBE

Food and Drink Federation boss gets CBE

By Michael Stones

Food and Drink Federation (FDF) boss Ian Wright has received a Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) award for political and public service.

Wright will take over before Easter

Former Diageo boss succeeds Leech at FDF

By Laurence Gibbons

Former Diageo director Ian Wright has been appointed as Melanie Leech’s successor as director general of the Food and Drink Federation (FDF).

City raises glass to Diageo

City raises glass to Diageo

By Anne Bruce

Drinks group Diageo pleased city analysts today reporting a 7% year-on-year growth in like-for-like sales in the third quarter, with sales volumes up 2%.