Tiago Darocha, Chief Operating Officer, United Malt

Tiago Darocha

Chief Operating Officer

B.S. Mechanical Engineering
M.S. Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Masters in Business Administration (MBA)

Appointed: July 2021

Priorities: Tiago Darocha has comprehensive management responsibility for all elements of United Malt’s commercial and production activities, including all malt production and barley procurement. His focus is centred on delivering operational excellence to ensure customer satisfaction with the highest quality products and service, supporting the execution of the company’s transformation agenda and developing the company’s long-term strategy that will drive continued performance and growth.

Experience: Tiago spent 21 years at Anheuser-Busch InBev, where he started as an intern and held positions of increasing responsibilities including Senior Brewmaster, Senior General Manager, Senior Operations Director and Vice-President of Operations. Tiago’s last role prior to transitioning to United Malt was Global Vice-President of Brewing and Quality, with worldwide responsibility for brewing operations and end-to-end quality. Tiago is a native of Brazil and has lived in São Paulo and Mexico City.