Bacardi Announces N. America President Change

Bacardi Limited announced Robert Furniss-Roe has informed the company he will be leaving to pursue other opportunities, but has agreed to remain as an advisor to the global CEO for an extended period of time. The company has named industry veteran Peter J. Carr, 48, as regional president of Bacardi North America, with responsibility for leading all commercial operations in the region for its internationally-known portfolio of premium spirits.