President, Coca-Cola Refreshments, North America
The Coca-Cola Company
Paul Mulligan serves as President of Coca-Cola Refreshments (CCR), leading all company-owned bottling operations in North America.
Prior to this role, Mulligan served as Region Director responsible for The Coca-Cola Company’s Bottling Investments Group (BIG) operations in Japan and Latin America with operational accountability for six Coca-Cola franchises. He also served on the Boards of Directors of the Tokyo and Tone Coca-Cola Bottling companies in Japan and Solar Coca-Cola Bottling Company in Brazil.
With more than 20 years in the Coca-Cola system, Mulligan has held several general management positions including General Manager of Coca-Cola Switzerland, Coca-Cola Bulgaria and Coca-Cola Northwest Romania. He also serves on the Boards of Directors of the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) and the Skate Foundation.
Prior to his Coca-Cola experience, Mulligan worked in audit and tax with KPMG in Ireland and the United States.
Mulligan holds a degree in Economics from University College in Dublin, Ireland and a Masters in Accounting and Finance from Dublin City University. He completed the chartered accounting exams while with KPMG in Ireland.