Zooullis Mina, the CEO of Pivovarna Laško Union, has made a long and successful career in the food & beverage industry. He acquired his leadership skills and rich experience in both emerging and mature markets, while his excellent market insight and knowledge have helped him attain high goals in the most diverse business environments.
Zooullis Mina joined HEINEKEN in 1996, and has since assumed various management positions. Before coming to Slovenia he served as the Chairman and CEO of the Athenian Brewery in Greece and the Chairman of the Greek Brewers Association. He has held Board Seats and represented Heineken’s interest in number of Subsidiary and Associate Boards across various regions. Prior to joining Heineken Zooullis Mina was responsible for some important financial projects at SAB Miller in South Africa.
Zooullis Mina is qualified Chartered Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Commerce as well as a Bachelor of Accounting degree, both from the University of the Witwatersrand University in Johannesburg. He is also an associated member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants of the United Kingdom and a board member of Inter-American, a part of the Dutch-based Achmea insurance group. During his career in Greece, at the time of the Greek financial crisis, Zooullis Mina was a board member of the Greek Make-a-Wish Foundation.