Domestic spirits company Allied Blenders & Distillers Private Limited has announced the appointment of Shekhar Ramamurthy as the Executive Deputy Chairman of the company. He replaces Nick Blasquez, who has left ABD Private Limited to pursue other professional interests.
Kishore Chhabria, Chairman has expressed his gratitude to Nick Blasquez for his contribution and the transformation journey that he had guided during his tenure.
Ramamurthy has spent over three decades with the UB Group in various leadership roles, the last of which was as the Managing Director of United Breweries Limited. He is well recognised within the alcobev industry for his leadership skills, ability to identify opportunities and drive growth and value.
As the country and the industry unlocks from the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic, ABD is poised to continue its growth through building successful brands, winning with consumers and creating value for all stakeholders. Ramamurthy will spearhead this journey.