Kate Webb has joined William Grant & Sons as global brand manager for Sailor Jerry rum, following the appointment of Bronagh Hunt as the brand’s global marketing manager. Webb will lead the Sailor Jerry clothing and accessories business as well as brand innovation. Her background is in the fashion and sports industries. Her previous roles include retail development manager for Adidas Asia Pacific and retail marketing manager for Reebok UK & Ireland. She worked for Nike sportswear and fashion designer Louise Kennedy.
William Grant & Sons’ other drinks brands include Glenfiddich, Grant’s, Hendrick’s Gin and Tullamore Dew.