Description: Carlos Brito is walking the aisles of a vast São Paulo supermarket, continually stopping to pick up pieces of trash — a paper cup, a plastic fork — or to pull certain cartons of beer to the front of the shelves for better visibility. These are the kinds of menial tasks most executives wouldn’t touch. But Brito, CEO of the world’s biggest beer company, isn’t like most executives.
Date: August 15, 2013
Questions for Discussions:
- What does the article have to say about leadership qualities?
- Summarize the history of the company and its current situation.