Nodjame Fouad

Chairman and CEO Irish Distillers


Nodjame Fouad has nearly 20 years experience in marketing and  general management having held various global marketing  and leadership roles at Pernod Ricard. A native of Canada, Nodjame began her career in advertising at before joining Vin & Sprit as Marketing Director Absolut Vodka Americas in 2008, handling the brand in Canada, Latin and South America.  

In 2010 she was appointed Brand Development Area Director Southern Europe prior to being named Regional VP USA for The Absolut Company. In 2012 Nodjame moved to Stockholm to become Global Brand Director Integrated Communications for Absolut Vodka.  

Hong Kong followed in 2016, with Nodjame joining Pernod Ricard’s Asia Travel Retail team as Marketing Director before becoming VP Marketing with Pernod Ricard Global Travel Retail in London. In 2018, Nodjame was named President & CEO of Pernod Ricard Japan before being appointed Chairman and CEO of Irish Distillers Limited in July 2022.