Board of Directors

Lars Lehmann

Lars Lehmann

Managing Director

Nationality, Age, Gender
Danish, 51, Male

Date of Appointment
1 July 2016

Length of service (as of 16 August 2018)
2 years 1 month

Date of last Re-election

Academic / Professional Qualifications
Master of Science, International Marketing, Copenhagen Business School
Bachelor of Business Administration, Copenhagen Business School

Work Experience and Present Directorship(s)
Mr. Lars Lehmann is responsible for the SouthEast Asia sub-region comprising Malaysia and Singapore and oversees Carlsberg’s investment in Sri Lanka.

He has been with the Carlsberg Group since 2003 and has undertaken various senior positions in the area of sales, marketing and general management for the Western and Eastern Europe markets as well as the export businesses. Prior to his appointment, Mr. Lehmann was the Regional CEO, Western Europe Challenger Markets from October 2012 overseeing 11 European markets like Germany, Italy, Greece, Bulgaria, Serbia, Croatia, Portugal, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Carlsberg ExLiD (Export, License and Duty Free). Before joining the Carlsberg Group, he was with an advertising agency, Action Nordic for three (3) years and subsequently at Unilever Denmark for eight (8) years in sales and marketing.

Mr. Lehmann is currently the Chairman of Carlsberg Singapore Pte. Ltd. He is also on the Board of Carlsberg Marketing Sdn. Bhd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Carlsberg Brewery Malaysia Berhad, the Malaysian Danish Business Council and Maybev Pte. Ltd., a 51% owned subsidiary by Carlsberg Singapore Pte. Ltd., Lion Brewery (Ceylon) PLC and Ceylon Beverage Holdings PLC. He is also a member of the Governing Council of the Confederation of Malaysian Brewers Berhad.