Carlsberg has promoted Frédéric Olivier to the post of VP of its supply chain for Asia

Based out of Hong Kong, Olivier will move to assume the position from 1 May. He succeeds Michael Jakob, who has been appointed VP ManTech ('manufacturing and excellence') at Carlsberg and also becomes a member of the brewery group's European supply chain organisation management team.

Olivier is currently VP supply chain at Carlsberg's French subsidiary, Brasseries Kronenbourg, a post he has held since 2009.