The CMO Council has appointed Ricardo Oberlander as Chairman of CMO Council’s European Advisory board. According to the company's press release, Ricardo is "the epitome of an accomplished, cross-cultural marketer who graduated to the CEO role of a major consumer products company."
Oberlander, a Brazilian national, most recently served as President & CEO of Reynolds American after holding a range of senior marketing and regional leadership roles at British American Tobacco, which has operations in 180 countries.
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