SABMiller has unveiled some executive changes

SABMiller has unveiled some executive changes

SABMiller has appointed a new president of its Colombian brewing subsidiary, Bavaria

Grant Harries, currently head of the group's Peru subsidiary, UCP Backus & Johnston, will take over from Richard Rushton in the Bavaria role on 1 November. As reported by just-drinks last month, Rushton is moving to become MD of South African drinks firm Distell

Harries, prior to his UCP Backus & Johnston role, was MD of SABMiller's operations in Russia. He moved on from the unit after it merged with Anadolu Efes early last year.

Replacing Harries at UCP Backus & Johnston will be Fernando Zavala, currently president of SABMiller's Panama subsidiary, Cervecería Nacional.