Dick Blanchard

Dick Blanchard, Director Packaging Technology at Diageo, has more than 40 years of operations experience in the packaging industry. He joined Diageo and its predecessor companies in 1985 and has held numerous packaging related roles in key areas including innovation, renovation and brand value engineering. He has been involved with commercializing 40+ new product launches in glass alone. In his current role, Blanchard manages a Packaging Technology group that supports Diageo’s quality, supply operations and procurement functions.

Email: Richard.Blanchard@diageo.com