Marc André Tousignant is Senior Vice President – Chief Financial Officer at Beam Suntory, a world leader in premium spirits. Tousignant leads a global team responsible for all of Beam Suntory’s financial and IT activities. 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.