UB Group

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The UB Group or United Breweries Group is one of the largest spirit producing and selling company in the world. The UB Group is led by its chairman Dr. Vijay Mallya. It consists of companies such as Kingfisher, McDowell's, and Shaw Wallace.

United Breweries Group (UB Group) is the 3rd largest liquor manufacturing and marketing company in the world. It is a highly reputed company, which offers a wide spectrum of different liquor products for attracting consumers with varied tastes.

UB Group - Products

  • Bagpiper Whisky
  • McDowell's No.1 Whisky
  • Director's Special Whisky
  • McDowell's No.1 Brandy
  • McDowell's Celebration Rum
  • McDowell's Signature Whisky
  • White Mischief Vodka
  • Blue Antiquity Whiskey
  • Black Dog Whiskey
  • Romanov Vodka
  • Green Label Whiskey
  • Royal Challenge Whiskey

United Breweries Group (UB Group) - Management

  • Dr. Vijay Mallya, group chairman
  • Mr. S R Gupte, executive vice chairman
  • Mr. Mani Narayanswami, advisor
  • Mr. Kalyan Ganguly, president, breweries division
  • Mr. Sammy D. Lalla, joint president spirits division and managing director Herbertsons Ltd and Shaw Wallace & Company Limited
  • Mr. V K Rekhi, president, spirits division
  • Mr. V. Shashikanth, executive vice president, UB Global (exports division)

United Breweries Group (UB Group) - Group Companies

  • UB Global Corporation Limited (UBGCL): This division is the global commercial segment of the United Breweries Group and also an export house recognized by the government. The main activities of this division are pertaining to the export of commodities such as spirits, processed food, beer, etc.

  • Kingfisher: One of leading breweries in India. It has the lion's share of the market. The United Breweries Limited has made an alliance with the global brewery giant Scottish & New Castle Plc., which would allow the company to use the international network of the Scottish & New Castle and also allow the latter to market its global brands like Kronenbourg in the country.

  • McDowell & Company Ltd & Herbertsons Limited: This division is the spirits division of the United Breweries Holdings Limited. It is regarded as one of the leading breweries in the international arena. It manufactures brands such as No.1 McDowell's Celebration Rum, No.1 McDowell's Brandy, and No.1 McDowell's Whiskey.

  • Shaw Wallace & Co. Limited: Since its establishment in the year 1886, the company has been a hallmark of success in India. In 2005 it was taken over by the UB Group, under the leadership of Dr. Vijay Mallya.