February 5 2018  |  Spirits & Tobacco

Oettinger Davidoff announces Jim Young as Chief Commercial Officer

By Jas Ryat

Oettinger Davidoff AG announced Jim Young, President - Davidoff North America, in a new executive position, Chief Commercial Officer, to help drive sales excellence and share best practices across all markets.

Jim Young takes on role of Chief Commercial Officer at Oettinger Davidoff

Young, will take on the additional responsibilities of the newly created CCO role, reporting to Beat Hauenstein, CEO.

“As CCO, Jim Young will have global responsibility for the commercial development and sales excellence across all markets. He will work closely with our market teams and regional business unit leaders to ensure the consistent execution of best practice commercial tools and approaches to support and advance our Indispensable Business Partner strategy and drive sales performance," comments Beat Hauenstein, CEO Oettinger Davidoff AG.

The Business Units Europe & Global Travel Retail as well as Asia and North America will closely work together and report to Jim Young, who will, in his new capacity as CCO of Oettinger Davidoff AG, also retain his current responsibilities as President - Davidoff North America. Jim Young will relocate to Basel within the coming weeks.


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