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Doug Jackson

Stragetic Advisor, Coca-Cola Beverages South Africa

The Coca-Cola Company

Cape Town, ZA

Doug Jackson

Biography

Doug Jackson is the former Chief Executive Officer and Strategic Advisor to Coca-Cola Beverages Africa.

A veteran of 35 years in the Coca-Cola System, Doug's prior role was the President of the Coca-Cola Energy Business, leading the partnership with Monster Energy Corporation.

Doug is a seasoned International Business Executive who has managed and led businesses on 4 Continents. He has been based in the USA, the UK, Egypt , Australia, China and in numerous locations in his native South Africa.

He is a “change agent” and turnaround specialist and has developed talent over many years in the Coca-Cola System globally .

Having visited approximately 100 countries, he enjoys traveling and experiencing different cultures.

Doug is an avid golfer and occasional fly fisherman.

Doug Jackson’s Background

Stragetic Advisor, Coca-Cola Beverages South Africa
Dec 2018 - Apr 2019
Cape Town, ZA
The largest bottling partner on the African continent and the 7th biggest Coca-Cola bottling partner worldwide, Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA) covers around 40% of all Coca-Cola sold in Africa. CCBA’s South African operations trade as Coca-Cola Beverages South Africa (CCBSA), the principal Coca-Cola bottler in South Africa.
Chief Executive Officer, Coca-Cola Beverages Africa
May 2016 - Nov 2018
Cape Town, ZA
The largest bottling partner on the African continent and the 7th biggest Coca-Cola bottling partner worldwide, Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA) covers around 40% of all Coca-Cola sold in Africa. CCBA’s South African operations trade as Coca-Cola Beverages South Africa (CCBSA), the principal Coca-Cola bottler in South Africa.
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Other Business Interests

The Coca-Cola Africa Foundation logo The Coca-Cola Africa Foundation logo
The Coca-Cola Africa Foundation
Founding Trustee and Board Member of Coca-Cola Africa
2012 - 2015
Johannesburg, ZA

Philanthropy

Wings and Wishes logo Wings and Wishes logo
Wings and Wishes
Board Member
Jan 2012 - Sep 2015
Cape Town, ZA
Wings & Wishes was established in 2006 after a group of employees from Coca-Cola Sabco (Pty) Ltd identified the need in their community and started donating their frequent flyer miles as part of an internal Corporate Social Responsibility initiative. The miles were committed to facilitating the transport of critically ill children and an accompanying adult to the Red Cross Children’s Hospital.

Doug Jackson’s Education

University of South Africa logo University of South Africa logo
University of South Africa
Bachelor of Commerce
1982 - 1983
Hilton College, South Africa logo Hilton College, South Africa logo
Hilton College, South Africa
1974 - 1977