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Bulgaria's Zagorka appoints new CEO

Author Vasil Kolchev
Bulgaria's Zagorka appoints new CEO Photo: Zagorka / All rights reserved.

SOFIA (Bulgaria), September 24 (SeeNews) - Bulgarian brewer Zagorka, part of Dutch-based Heineken International, appointed Olga Lavrenova as its new chief executive officer as of October 15, the company said on Friday.

Lavrenova will replace Peter Kopietz, Zagorka said in a press release.

"She will focus on business growth and the realisation of Zagorka AD's EverGreen strategy, Zagorka AD being part of Heineken corporation, whose main aims are sustained business growth, expenditure efficiency and team development," the company added.

Lavrenova has worked for Heineken for 16 years, gaining experience in Russia and Bulgaria.

Zagorka, founded in 1902 in Stara Zagora, in southern Bulgaria, has seven beer brands and one cider brand in its portfolio.