Philippe Guettat

Chairman & CEO of Pernod Ricard Asia

Boards & Committees


Philippe Guettat, a graduate of HEC Paris, joined Pernod Ricard in 1991 as Export Sales Manager at Renault Bisquit. In 1992, he was appointed Marketing Manager at Prasia Distribution (now Pernod Ricard Singapore). He was promoted to Regional Marketing Director of Pernod Ricard Far East in 1994, before becoming Sales & Marketing Director at Casella Far East Ltd. Hong Kong (now Pernod Ricard Hong Kong). In 1997 he was promoted to Managing Director, before being named Vice-President, Marketing & International at Pernod. In 2002, he was appointed Managing Director of Pernod Ricard China. In July 2009, he became CEO of the Absolut Company, the Sweden subsidiary in charge of Absolut, Malibu and Kahlúa. CEO of Martell Mumm Perriet Jouët from October 2012 to July 2015, when he was appointed Chairman and CEO of Pernod Ricard Asia.