Rémy Sharps is the new commercial director of Carlsberg's Kronenbourg subsidiary.

He succeeds Jean-Dominique Castellani who has left the group to set up his own company. Sharps joins the French brewer from Colgate Spain.

Kronenbourg has also appointed Olivier Dubost to the vacant post of marketing  director. He also joins the company from Colgate Palmolive.

Kronenbourg is owned by Carlsberg, although the Kronenbourg 1664 lager brand is licensed to Heineken in the UK.