The supervisory board of Estonian brewery Saku Õlletehase has accepted the resignation of chairman of the management board, Jaak Uus.

Saku's chief operating officer Janno Veskimäe will become interim chairman, as the company management board's lone member. Veskimäe, who has experience as a business analyst, will be in charge of Saku's logistics, finance and IT activities.

Uus has been with Saku since January 2005, helping the company consolidate its leading position in Estonian the beer market, but will step down on 28 April.

The supervisory board of Saku has also re-elected Tomas Kucinskas as the chairman of its board for the next three years.