Power 100 2016: Ed Pilkington, Diageo

Ed Pilkington


Marketing and innovation director

Pilkington is a Diageo veteran having joined the company in 1995, and has held various marketing roles including Latin America and Caribbean marketing and innovation director and the same position for the drinks company’s Australian operation. His current role covers 54 countries. Throughout his career, which includes a stint at L’Oréal, Pilkington has built a reputation as being a champion of effectiveness.

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