Scotch Whisky Association makes senior level appointments

June 30, 2015

Scotch Whisky Association makes senior level appointments
Trade body is building its London presence

The Scotch Whisky Association (SWA) has named a serving British Ambassador, Sarah Dickson, as its new director of global affairs, responsible for the trade body’s international and European Union business.

Dickson is leaving her post as HM Ambassador to Guatemala and Honduras in the summer to head up the SWA’s new London office near Westminster after it opens in July.

She joins the whisky trade body to help build and extend the SWA’s international influence and contacts, eliminate barriers to the export of Scotch and position the…