Czech lawyer Lukas Zapletal has been appointed to the role of Legal Operations Director, Bottling Investments Group at the Coca-Cola Company in Singapore.
Zapletal has been with Coca-Cola Hellenic Bottling Company since 2011 when he joined as the Legal Lead CZ in Prague. In 2013, he was appointed to Legal Director CZ/SK to later take on the role of Legal & Security Director CZ/SK in 2017. Since 2020, he's been serving as the company's Public Affairs, Communication, Sustainability, Legal & Security Director CZ/SK.
Before Coca-Cola, Zapletal worked as an In-House Legal Counsel with Doosan Skoda Power in Pilsen and with GZ Media in Lodenice.
"I am thrilled indeed to continue my journey in the Coca Cola system as the new Legal Ops Director for Bottling Investments Group (BIG) – an amazing networking organization producing, offering, and serving Coke and other great beverages to approximately 25% of world population," commented Zapletal. " I am excited and honored by this new international opportunity and very much looking forward to contributing and collaborating with colleagues across all BIG functions and territories, as well as within The Coca-Cola Company global network. I am extremely grateful to Coca-Cola HBC for the incredible last 10 years."