Marc André Tousignant is Senior Vice President – Chief Financial Officer at Beam Suntory, the world’s third-largest premium spirits company. Tousignant leads a global team responsible for all of Beam Suntory’s financial activities, including Planning & Analysis, Controllership, Internal Audit, Tax and Treasury. He also serves on the Beam Suntory Board of Directors.
Tousignant joined Beam Suntory in 2014 as Vice President of Finance – Global Supply Chain, providing financial planning and analysis and controllership support for the company’s Global Supply Chain function, and leading a team of more than 100. In 2016, he was named Regional CFO of the Americas region, supporting Beam Suntory’s commercial activities generating revenues of $1.7bn across the Americas, led by the U.S., the company’s largest market.
Prior to Beam Suntory, Tousignant spent 15 years at Avon Products, where he gained a depth of international experience in roles of increasing responsibility, including CFO Japan, Vice President – Finance, Europe, Middle East & Africa, and Vice President Finance and Online, North America. He ultimately served as Group Vice President, leading a global transformation project to contemporize the Avon service model.
Tousignant holds a Bachelor’s degree in Finance from the Université du Quebec a Montreal, and an M.B.A. in Management from the University of Sherbrooke. He has a wife and three children.