THE AWHI TEAM

With over 275 years of combined domestic and international business experience, the AWHI team is comprised of some of the industry’s best and brightest.  Our team of seasoned financial professionals have the knowledge, experience and connections to ensure your investments are in the right hands.

John Carson

CEO / President

Mr. Carson is the former President of Cadbury-Schweppes North America and former Chairman of the Triarc Beverage Group (Snapple, Mistic and Royal Crown Cola). He has held senior global executive positions at a variety of food & beverage and healthcare companies including Schweppes, RC Cola, Tampico Beverages, Crayons, High Voltage Beverages and Solar Cosmetic Labs. He is currently a partner at Fine Beverage— an import and distribution company— and a Director/Senior Advisor at Beverage Innovations— a functional beverage and gourmet smoothies company.

Mr. Carson formed Charlesworth Solutions, LLC in 2011 to provide senior management and advisory services to developing consumer goods companies. In 2013 he co-founded a boutique corporate finance and strategic advisory firm, Intercontinental Beverage Capital, LLC, focused on early stage food & beverage companies .

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

JOHN CARSON
 RICHARD IAMUNNO
JAY PENA
A. RICARDO SACHANGO
LARRY VUONG