HEINEKEN Lanka appoints Johann Munaweera as Director -Corporate Affairs

March 16, 2023, Colombo: HEINEKEN Lanka is pleased to announce the appointment of Johann Munaweera as its Director – Corporate Affairs. He will also serve as a member of HEINEKEN Lanka’s management team.

Commenting on the appointment, Maud Meijboom-van Wel, Managing Director of HEINEKEN Lanka, said, “Our entire team is delighted to welcome Johann to HEINEKEN Lanka, and we look forward to his valuable contribution to the business in further strengthening our efforts to drive premiumization and implement our Evergreen Strategy by unlocking enjoyment for consumers and customers with our great brands, all the while working to ‘Brew A Better World’. As Director Corporate Affairs, Johann will focus on HEINEKEN’s ambition to raise the bar in sustainability by reducing our carbon and water footprint and driving corporate social responsibility by making inclusion and diversity a part of our DNA. With his multi-industry experience, we are confident that he will play a vital role in shaping our future and delivering long-term sustainable value creation and revenue acceleration for all stakeholders.

Johann is a marketing and communications professional who has served in several senior management roles. His experience in leading teams, agencies and change transformations spans over two decades. He has garnered experience across FMCG markets both local and global. An Attorney-at-Law by profession, Johann also holds an MBA and a bachelor’s degree in Arts – both from the University of Colombo, Sri Lanka, and a Post Graduate Diploma from the Chartered Institute of Marketing (UK).