Mr. Ahmet M. Kent is an Independent Director at 3M Co., a Chairman at The Coca-Cola Co., a Chief Executive Officer at The Coca-Cola Export Corp., a Co-Chairman at CEO Council On Health & Innovation, 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., Coca-Cola (China) Beverages Ltd., Coca-Cola (Japan) Co., Ltd., Coca-Cola Hellenic Russia, Emory University, Special Olympics, Inc., Suu Foundation, The American Turkish Society, The Cambridge China Development Trust, The Hellenic Initiative, 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 a President & Chief Executive Officer by Anadolu Efes Biracilik ve Malt Sanayii A.S., a President & Chief Executive Officer by Efes Beverage Group, a Managing Director-Europe by Coca-Cola Amatil Ltd., a Principal by The Coca-Cola Co., a Co-Chairman by The Consumer Goods Forum, and a Chairman-International Business Council by The World Economic Forum USA, Inc.
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.