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Neil Shah | Head of Guinness, GB at Diageo

Interviewed by Nigel Robinson

We welcome Neil Shah, Head of Guinness, GB at Diageo for a raw conversation on the turning points in his life that got him to where he is now and what drives him to keep going.


Neil is an ambitious marketing leader with versatile experience building some of the world’s most iconic brands across sectors (FMCG & entertainment), disciplines (client & agency), geographies (global & local), and markets (developed & developing). He is currently the Head of Guinness, Great Britain, one of the flagship brands at Diageo. Diageo is a global leader in premium drinks, across both spirits and beer.

Neil is highly entrepreneurial and resilient with a determination to achieve exceptional results through a mix of core strengths; strategic problem solving, creative flair, and analytical rigor. A passionate contributor to the marketing industry, Neil is genuinely curious about culture and and has a strong external radar.

We hope you enjoy our raw conversation with Neil. Editing and sound mixing of this episode was done by Clara Ernoult.