Age, Nationality, Gender
55, Italian, Male
Date of Appointment
26 October 2019
Length of service (as of 24 March 2020)
Date of last Re-election
- Bachelor’s Degree in Business and Economics, Libera Università Internazionale degli Studi Sociali Guido Carli (LUISS)
Work Experience and Present Directorship(s)
Mr. Stefano Clini is responsible for Carlsberg’s Southeast Asia subregion comprising Malaysia and Singapore and oversees the Group’s investment in Sri Lanka.
Prior to his current appointment, Mr. Clini was Managing Director of Carlsberg Vietnam Breweries Ltd from 2017 to 2019 where he led a successful turnaround with record growth in both top- and bottom-line. He was previously Managing Director of the British American Tobacco Malaysia from 2013 to 2016, overseeing operations in Malaysia and Singapore.
He has 30 years of experience in the global consumer goods industry and had held various senior leadership and commercial roles within H.J. Heinz in Italy from 2005 to 2013 and Procter and Gamble (P&G) in Italy, Belgium, Switzerland and Turkey from 1990 to 2005.
Mr. Clini 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.