Pernod Ricard Asia is the regional holding company of Pernod Ricard for Asia, responsible for the development and management of the Group's spirits & wine activities via its wholly-owned local subsidiaries in the region.


Pernod Ricard is the world’s co-leader in wines and spirits. Created in 1975 by the merger of Ricard and Pernod, the Company owns and produces 19 of the world’s Top 100 brands with global distribution to more than 80 markets. The Company holds one of the most prestigious brand portfolios in the sector, including: Absolut, Ricard, Ballantine’s, Chivas Regal, Royal Salute, The Glenlivet, Jameson, Martell, Beefeater, Kahlua, Malibu, G.H. Mumm, Perrier-Jouët, as well as Jacob’s Creek, Brancott Estate, Campo Viejo and Graffigna.

Pernod Ricard Asia first gained prominence in Hong Kong, Thailand and in other Asia duty free channels in the early 1980s. Today the Company is the No.1 international player in premium+ western style spirits in Asia. Operating in 16 Asian markets, Pernod Ricard Asia has a presence from the Gulf countries to Japan with more than 2,800 staff dedicated to offering unique convivialité experiences.

Pernod Ricard Asia is responsible for 16 business units in the Asian region:
- Pernod Ricard China
- Pernod Ricard Hong Kong & Macau
- Pernod Ricard Taiwan
- Pernod Ricard Asia Travel Retail
- Pernod Ricard Japan
- Pernod Ricard Korea
- Pernod Ricard Singapore
- Pernod Ricard Thailand
- Pernod Ricard Cambodia
- Pernod Ricard Vietnam
- Pernod Ricard Philippines
- Pernod Ricard Indonesia
- Pernod Ricard Malaysia
- Pernod Ricard India
- Pernod Ricard Gulf
- Pernod Ricard Lanka

1975 Creation of Pernod Ricard
1985 First Asian representative office established in Singapore
1990-1996 Expansion of Pernod Ricard network in Asia through set up of subsidiaries
2001 Acquisition of part of Seagram’s spirits and wine business
2005 Acquisition of Allied Domecq’s spirits and wine business
2008 Acquisition of Vin & Sprit’s spirits and wine business
2011 Creation of Premium Wine Brands, a Brand Company bringing together the Group's priority wine brands


Wine & Spirits

Number of Employees

18,500 worldwide