Matt Tapper, Managing Director Global Markets, Lion Beer, Cider & Wine for Lion Beer Spirits & Wine Australia

Matt is the Managing Director, Lion Global Markets for Lion’s Beer, Spirits & Wine business in Australia. Lion is the leading Brewer in Australia with great brands such as XXXX, Hahn, James Boag’s, Little Creatures, Corona, Tooheys, Heineken & James Squire.

Matt commenced his career in New Zealand with Mars before a stint in the UK with Dairy Crest. He returned to New Zealand, joined LION and has had a number of Sales & Marketing roles. Matt relocated to Sydney with LION 12 years ago.

He recently completed a Global Executive MBA, studying in Sydney, Bangalore, Silicon Valley & London. He is the current vice Chairman of the AANA.

Matt lives in Sydney with his wife Jane and 3 kids.