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Pedro Lotra

Johannesburg

Pedro has extensive experience in general management and leadership roles over the last 20 years which have spanned the three different industries of Retail (PEPKOR), Logistics (DHL) and FMCG (SAB Miller). It has also led to Pedro working extensively outside of South Africa with exposure to more than 40 African countries and specifically living in three other countries (Mozambique, Angola and Zambia).

For the 5 years prior to the the start of 2014 Pedro was at SAB Miller where he was the New Business Development Manager and General Manager Spirits which involved supporting new &  existing businesses whilst also leading M&A projects to ensure business and portfolio opportunities were identified, pursued and closed. With regard to the Spirits sector specifically then Pedro’s role for SAB Miller was general management responsibility for developing the spirits category of the company across Africa.