Moët Hennessy UK has appointed Alexei Rosin as the new managing director for UK and Ireland.

Rosin, who has more than 25 years of experience in the industry, will manage the Moët Hennessy portfolio in charge of iconic brands including Dom Pérignon, Moët & Chandon, Veuve Clicquot and Hennessy.

Since joining Moët Hennessy in 1999, Alexei has worked in operational and strategic roles across the US and key European markets, most recently as managing director of Central & Eastern Europe. Prior to this he worked as commercial director for Europe, senior vice president national on-premise USA and sales director on-premise in the UK.

In his position Rosin will report to Jo Thornton, president & managing director for Moët Hennessy Europe.

Alexei Rosin has taken over from Bertrand Steip who has been appointed as President for Moët Hennessy Estates & Wines, based in Paris.