Orangina Schweppes has appointed Hughes Pietrini as marketing director.

Pietrini, 37, joins the company from Pernod Ricard where he was global vice president for marketing, vodka with specific responsibility for the Stolichnaya brand.

Previously, he was marketing director at Ballantine's Mumm Distribution with Allied Domecq France, having also worked at Unilever France and Heineken.