|Sector:||Food and Beverage and Related Products
|Activities:||Spirits (Alcoholic Beverages)|
DIAGEO HELLAS S.A.
DIAGEO is the world's leading premium drinks business with an outstanding collection of beverage alcohol brands across spirits and wine brands. DIAGEO is a global company, trading in over 180 markets around the world and employing over 20,000 talented people worldwide with offices in around 80 countries. The company is listed on both the London Stock Exchange (DGE) and the New York Stock Exchange (DEO).
DIAGEO was formed in 1997, following the merger of GrandMet and Guiness, and is headquartered in London. The word DIAGEO comes from the Latin for day (Dia) and the Greek for world (Geo). We take this to mean every day, everywhere, people celebrate responsibly with our brands, which offer consumers a variety of ways to mark big events in their lives and brighten small ones. Our five values - We are passionate about customers and consumers, We value each other, We give ourselves the freedom to succeed, We are proud of what we do and how we do it, We strive to be the best - are at the heart of everything we do, influencing the way we work every day.
About DIAGEO Hellas
With sales value amounting to 316,3 € million and net income before tax at the level of 16,03 € million in 2008, DIAGEO Hellas contributes more than 80% of the value generated by the business to the Greek state, through the Special Consumption and other taxes (73 € million in 2008). The company employs 200 people mainly in Athens and Salonica.
Our leadership as a company
Our leadership in Responsible Drinking is central to the sustainability of beverage alcohol and of our business. DIAGEO will continue to set world-class standards for responsible marketing and product innovation and to promote responsible drinking. We will continue to invest in this area and work in partnership with others who share our goal to reduce harmful use of alcohol. As part of our Corporate Citizenship agenda we also work to enrich the communities where we operate, while continuously reducing the company's environmental impact.
27 Ag. Thomas Street
151 24 Athens GR
|Chief Executive:||Tasos Evangelou|
|Job Title:||Managing Director|