New Head of International Markets at Paulaner Brewery Group
Munich, 25th September 2023. With effect from 1 January 2024, Marcus Thieme will assume responsibility for the foreign markets as International Sales Director and continue to drive the expansion of our international business.
Marcus Thieme has extensive experience in international sales, marketing and strategic planning. He is also very familiar with the beverage industry. Thieme worked for Mast-Jägermeister for more than 15 years, much of it abroad, including as Regional Director for Western Europe, Middle East-Africa (MEA) and North America. He then moved into the brewery business and is currently responsible for national and international sales as well as supply chain, procurement and logistics at BRLO GmbH, a Berlin-based brewery and catering company.
“We are delighted to have a proven expert in Marcus Thieme as our Head of International Markets. The previous stations of his career have afforded him a wealth of expertise in numerous areas of the value chain, from production to sales. He also knows what it means to work in a corporate group as well as at a family business,” says Sebastian Strobl, CFO of Paulaner Brewery Group, describing Thieme’s extensive experience. “He particularly impressed us with his vision regarding the strategic direction and further development of our international business. We are therefore confident that with Marcus Thieme we will continue to drive the international growth of our great brands,” says Strobl.