Paul Mulligan serves as President, Coca-Cola Refreshments (CCR), the bottling operations of North America, representing 90% of the North American volume for The Coca-Cola Company.
Paul was most recently Region Director responsible for The Coca-Cola Company Bottling Investments Group’s (BIG) operations in Japan and Latin America, serving on the Board of Directors of the Tokyo Coca-Cola Bottling Company, the Tone Coca-Cola Bottling Company (Japan) and Solar Coca-Cola Bottling Company (Brazil) with operational accountability for six Coca-Cola Franchises across Japan and Latin America.
With more than 20 years in the Coca-Cola system, Paul has held several general management positions including General Manager, Coca-Cola Switzerland, General Manager, Coca-Cola Bulgaria and General Manager, Coca-Cola North West Romania.
Prior to his Coca-Cola experience, Paul worked in audit and tax with KPMG in Ireland and USA.
Paul holds a Degree in Economics (University College Dublin, Ireland), a Masters in Accounting and Finance (Dublin City University) and completed the chartered accounting exams while with KPMG in Ireland.
He serves on the Boards of Directors of the Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) and the SKate Foundation.