Regional Director, Bottling Investments Group, China and Southeast Asia
The Coca-Cola Company
Martin Jansen is the Regional Director of the Bottling Investments Group for China and Southeast Asia. He is responsible for The Coca-Cola Company's bottling investment interests in China, Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, Cambodia and Myanmar. Jansen joined the Coca-Cola system in 1998 when he was appointed as the Chief Operating Officer for Coca-Cola Sabco. In 2001, he was appointed Chief Executive Officer leading an anchor bottler with operations in 12 countries in Africa and Asia.
Jansen is also a Director of Coca-Cola Amatil (CCA) and a board member of Haad Thip, one of the company’s bottling partners in Thailand.
Jansen joined the Coca-Cola system from Bahlsen where he worked 10 years in marketing, sales and general management. His last position was CEO for Bahlsen Snacks Germany. Prior to Bahlsen, he held marketing and sales positions in the Netherlands with Jamin (confectionary) and Jacobs Suchard-Cote d'Or. He was also the manager of a professional football club in the Netherlands.
Jansen holds a Bachelor of Commercial Economics (HEAO Groningen, Netherlands). He is also a graduate of the Executive Development Program at Northwestern University Kellogg School of Management.