UB group''s newly acquired Scotch whisky company,
Whyte & Mackay will soon have a new managing director
as Bob Brannan, the managing director of the company
since 2005 has resigned.
UB Group is learnt to have short listed a top executive
of a global FMCG company to head Whyte & Mackay
and he is expected to take up his new assignment in
another two months.
of UB''s senior officials have been deputed to Whyte
& Mackay in senior positions. These are Alok Gupta
who will head branding and marketing and Ashoke Roy
who will head finance of the Scottish company.
Thomas who earlier headed Hindustan Unilever''s beverages
division has now replaced Alok Gupta who used to head
marketing for United Spirits.