The board of Belgian brewing group, Interbrew, has appointed François Jaclot as its new chief financial officer, with effect from 15 September.

Jaclot (54) was formerly director and vice-chairman of the management committee of Suez where he had also been chief financial officer.

“François brings to Interbrew the kind of international and executive leadership that is absolutely essential to our on-going success. We are pleased to have François joining our executive board of management," said Interbrew's CEO, John Brock.