Mr. Ahmet M. Kent is Chairman at The Coca-Cola Co., Chairman-International Business Council at The World Economic Forum USA, Inc., Chief Executive Officer at The Coca-Cola Export Corp., Co-Chairman at CEO Council On Health & Innovation, Co-Chairman at The Consumer Goods Forum, a Member at The Business Roundtable and a Member at The Eminent Persons Group On The Asean Charter.
He is on the Board of Directors at 3M Co., US-ASEAN Business Council, Inc., Anadolu Endüstri Holding AS, Catalyst, Inc., Emory University, For Inspiration & Recognition of Science & Technology, Special Olympics, Inc., The American Turkish Society, The Cambridge China Development Trust, US Foundation for Inspiration & Recognition of Science & Tech, US-China Business Council, Center for Strategic & International Studies, Inc., Ronald McDonald House Charities, Inc. and United States Council for International Business. Mr. Kent was previously employed as President & Chief Executive Officer by Anadolu Efes Biracilik ve Malt Sanayii A.S., President & Chief Executive Officer by Efes Beverage Group, Managing Director-Europe by Coca-Cola Amatil Ltd., and a Principal by The Coca-Cola Co.
He also served on the board at Coca-Cola Icecek AS and Council on Foreign Relations, Inc.
He received his undergraduate degree from The University of Hull and a graduate degree from Cass Business School.