Lars Lehmann

Age, Nationality
51, Danish

Date of Appointment 
1 July 2016 

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.