Mr. Leo Breen holds a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from Newcastle University and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants. He has over 25 years of experience with the Diageo Group and has overseen Finance operations for Diageo businesses in over 40 countries across Europe, Asia and Africa.
Leo was appointed Regional Finance Director for Diageo Africa in 2017 and is based out of London. He was appointed to the Board as a Non-Executive Director with effect from 25 April 2017. He is a member of the Finance & Risk Committee of the Board and also represents the Board on the Statutory Audit Committee.