Britvic gets a new non-exec director from the end of the month

Britvic gets a new non-exec director from the end of the month

Britvic has appointed the former COO of British American Tobacco as an independent non-executive director. 

John Daly, who spent 20 years at BAT, will take up his post with the UK-based soft drinks group from 27 January, following its AGM. Daly is currently a director at Reynolds American, which is 42%-owned by BAT. He is also a non-exec director at Wolseley, the heating and plumbing products distributor.  

In November, Britvic reported a 45% jump in full-year net profits, as cost-cutting measures kicked in, while sales rose 2%