John Blood joined AB InBev’s Global Legal team in 2009 where he served as a Vice President with a focus
on mergers and acquisitions, compliance, and corporate law. He then served as the Head of Legal and
Corporate Affairs for the North America Zone, where he drove the company’s legal and corporate affairs agenda for the United States and Canada. Most recently, John was the company’s global General
Counsel before assuming his current role in July 2019 as Chief Legal and Corporate Affairs Officer. Before
joining AB InBev, John was Corporate Counsel for Diageo North America where he served as the
principal lawyer for the company’s US spirits, wine, and beer business. Blood began his legal career as a
commercial litigator at Dewey Ballantine in New York City.