Experienced duty free veteran John Gallagher will join Duty Free Global to Head up sales in the Latin American region.
Gallagher has worked with a broad range of iconic spirits brands throughout his career in both travel retail and domestic channels.
Gallagher recalls that his first duty free experience was designing a light box transparency for Teachers Scotch Whisky for Gatwick Airport, back in 1981. Gallagher also worked for United Distillers (Diageo) and Invergordon Distillers (taken over by Whyte & Mackay) before joining Larios SA in Spain to spearhead international expansion prior to the company joining the Pernod Ricard stable.
In 2008 Gallagher set up his own consultancy company and has worked on projects for a number of companies including, Hunter Laing, Danzka-Behn and Zamora International.
Barry Geoghegan, Founder of Duty Free Global, commented:
“I am delighted to welcome John into the Duty Free Global Family. John has long been a highly respected and hugely experienced part of the Duty Duty Free Global Family. John has long been a highly respected and hugely experienced part of the Duty Free world and I am really looking to working closely with John to bring new and interesting brands to our friends in the Latin American region. John has immense knowledge of the region and his John will be joining the DFG team at the Summit of the Americas April 5th-9th and we look forward to understanding of the beverage business is second to none. catching up with our partners from the region, virtually this year, but soon we hope face to face.”
John’s new contact details: John.firstname.lastname@example.org