Mr. George Garvin Brown, IV, also known as Geo served as Executive Vice President of Brown-Forman Corporation since May 1, 2011 until June 15, 2015. Mr. Brown served as Managing Director of Western Europe and African operations at Brown-Forman Corporation from 2009 to 2011. He served as Senior Vice President of Brown-Forman Corporation until May 1, 2011. He served as a Director of Jack Daniel's Brand for Europe & Africa at Brown-Forman Corporation from 2004 to 2008. He served as Vice President of Brown-Forman Corporation since March 2007. Mr. Brown served as Corporate Development Analyst of Brown-Forman Corporation from 2001 to 2002 and its Director of the Office of the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer from 2002 to 2004. He joined Brown-Forman in 1996. He has been the Chairman of the Board at Brown-Forman Corporation since 2007 and has been its Director since May 8, 2006. He served as Presiding Chairman of Brown-Forman Corporation from September 27, 2007 to 2011.
Mr. Brown holds a Master's Degree from the London Business School and the University of British Columbia and a Bachelor's Degree from McGill University.