Coca-Cola European Partners nominates Manolo Arroyo for election to its Board as Non-Executive Director

– UK, Uxbridge –  Coca-Cola European Partners plc (NYSE: CCE) today announced the nomination of Manolo Arroyo for election to its Board as a Non-Executive Director, effective at the next AGM, succeeding Irial Finan who has resigned from the Board with effect 2021 AGM.

“On behalf of the Board, I would like to thank Irial very much for the significant contribution he has made to our business over the years. We have benefited hugely from his extensive knowledge of the Cola-Cola system and we all wish him the very best for the future. I look forward to working with Manolo in the future.” said Board Chairman, Sol Daurella.

About Manolo Arroyo

Manolo Arroyo is the Chief Marketing Officer for The Coca-Cola Company. He brings to the Board in-depth knowledge of the Coca-Cola system and international experience, including in his previous role as President of the Asia Pacific Group. Before this, he held roles as CEO of Deoleo, S.A., a Spanish multinational olive oil processing company, and SVP and President, Asia Pacific of S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc., a multinational consumer product manufacturer.

About CCEP

Coca-Cola European Partners plc is a leading consumer goods company in Western Europe, making, selling & distributing an extensive range of non-alcoholic ready-to-drink beverages & is the world’s largest Coke bottler based on revenue. CCEP serves a consumer population of over 300 million across Western Europe, including Andorra, Belgium, continental France, Germany, Great Britain, Iceland, Luxembourg, Monaco, the Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain & Sweden. The Company is listed on Euronext Amsterdam, the New York Stock Exchange, London Stock Exchange & on the Spanish Stock Exchanges, trading under the symbol CCEP.

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