The Scotch whisky brand The Famous Grouse, has appointed Andrew Hannah (31) as its senior brand manager.

Most recently Hannah has worked as brand manager for Morgan's Spiced Rum and Captain Morgan Rum at Diageo and before that Seagram, was most recently at Crownsports plc as sales and marketing manager in the golf and health club company.

Hannah will join the Perth-based team headed by The Famous Grouse global brand manager, Murray Calder.

"There's so much happening with the brand at the moment and the potential for Grouse to spread its wings globally is huge. I don't think I could have picked a more exciting time to join the marketing team," said Mr Hannah.