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Doug Jackson

The Coca-Cola Company

Port Elizabeth, ZA

Chief Executive Officer of Coca-Cola Beverages Africa

The Coca-Cola Company

Doug Jackson
Doug Jackson is the Chief Executive Officer of Coca-Cola Beverages Africa . He is a veteran of more than 30 years in the Coca-Cola System and in his prior role was the President of the Coca-Cola Energy Business, leading the partnership with Monster Beverages. Doug is an avid golfer and occasional fly fisherman.

Personal Business Advice

" You have 2 ears and one mouth . Use them in direct proportion to this ratio."

Doug Jackson’s Newsfeed

26 Jan 2018
Voltic Ghana inaugurates 6.5m dollars production line to boost employment

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for Coca Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA), Doug Jackson emphasized the installation of the new production line serves as an avenue for sustained economic acceleration for customers, consumers and communities in the country.

04 Jul 2016
Coca-Cola Beverages Africa Begins Operations

Coca-Cola Beverages Africa CEO, Doug Jackson, said: “The creation of CCBA will provide a stronger, more successful Coca-Cola system in Africa and create greater shared value for the business and the communities we serve across the value-chain, including local suppliers and retailers. We will also seek to be a critical part of our customers’ growth strategies and invest substantially in our people and in their growth and development to build both capacity and capability.  As one operation, CCBA will better serve our consumers and communities in Africa, offering consumers greater choice, broader availability and better value.” 

Doug Jackson’s Background

Chief Executive Officer of Coca-Cola Beverages Africa
May 2016 - Present
Port Elizabeth, ZA
President of Coca Cola Energy Business
Oct 2015 - Apr 2016
Atlanta, US
The Coca-Cola Company and Monster Beverages Corporation have created a strategic partnership related to an equity investment, business transfers and expanded distribution in the global energy drink category. Doug led the strategic partnership with Monster Beverages, focusing on building the energy drink category through global distribution of energy brands.
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Other Business Interests

Founding Trustee and Board Member of Coca-Cola Africa
2012 - 2015
Johannesburg, ZA
Board Member
Jan 2012 - Sep 2015
Port Elizabeth, 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.
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Doug Jackson’s Education

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