Jan Craps is presently the Co-Chair & Chief Executive Officer of Budweiser APAC, President of APAC AB InBev, which covers the Company’s operations in China, East Asia, South Asia, South East Asia, and New Zealand, a role which he has held since January 2019.
Mr. Craps joined AB InBev in 2002. Prior to joining AB InBev, Mr. Craps worked with McKinsey & Company in Belgium. He acquired a range of international experiences in a number of senior marketing, sales and logistics executive positions in France and Belgium. In 2011, he relocated to Canada where he became Vice President of Sales for Labatt Breweries. Mr. Craps became the Chief Executive Officer of Labatt Breweries of Canada in 2014. In October 2016, he joined the Group as the Zone President of APAC South and Chief Executive Officer of Carlton & United Breweries in Australia.
Jan obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Engineering from KU Brussels in Brussels, Belgium in July 1997 and a Master’s Degree in Business Engineering from KU Leuven in Leuven, Belgium in July 2000.
He has been a Board Member of the Melbourne Business School in Melbourne, Australia since September 2018, and he has been a member of the Corporate Advisory Board of the China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) in Shanghai, China since March 2019.