Carlos Brito is the Chief Executive Officer of AB InBev, the largest brewer in the world, responsible for nearly a quarter of global market share in beer. He has been at the helm through a series of mergers and acquisitions since 2005 (he was appointed in 2004). In 2004 Belgium-based Interbrew merged with the Brazilian brewer AmBev to form InBev. In 2008, the company bought Anheuser-Busch, makers of Budweiser beer, to become AB InBev. Prior to becoming CEO, Brito worked in the company in positions of positions in Finance, Operations, and Sales.