Rapidly growing spirits producer, distributor, logistics provider and retailer of beverages, Amber Beverage Group (ABG), announces the appointment of distinguished industry veteran John Esposito as the company’s new non-executive director.

“With John’s vast leadership experience and expertise in the industry we expect ABG to unlock new business opportunities in several key strategic markets. We highly value John’s previous achievements whilst working with premium brands and are keen to explore the factors that could positively affect the company and our business environment,” said Mark Garber, Chairman of the ABG Supervisory Board.


“I am very happy to be joining the ABG Board and to be working with such an outstanding organisation. Amber Beverage Group is well positioned in a number of areas in the wine and spirits industry where I believe my experience can be helpful, as we set our sights on continued growth and expansion,” said John Esposito, the company’s new non-executive director.


John Esposito brings 40 years of leadership experience in all tiers of the distilled spirits industry. Esposito has served as CEO of Real McCoy Spirits, High West Distillery, and Bacardi North America, president of Stoli Group USA, president and CEO of Schieffelin & Somerset and Moet Hennessy USA, as well as president of one of the largest distributors in the USA, Premier Beverage of Florida.


Amber Beverage Group is a leading producer, distributor, logistics provider and retailer of beverages. It operates internationally from its head office in Luxembourg and through its production and distribution companies in Russia, Mexico, the UK, Australia, Austria and the Baltics, its historical home. ABG employs over 2,100 people who help to produce, bottle, market, distribute, export and retail some of the world’s most iconic beverages. ABG has a wholly owned portfolio of over 200 brands that have significant market leading positions in more than 185 markets where ABG is active.