Grand Prairie, Texas, March 12, 2020 — Republic National Distributing Company (RNDC), a world-class distributor of fine wines and spirits in North America, announces the next level of leadership appointments for the integrated RNDC/Young’s Market Company Corporate Legal Team, led by Alan Rosenberg, Corporate EVP and General Counsel.
Rosenberg joined RNDC in 2016 as General Counsel & VP, Legal. He is responsible for the integrated corporate legal department which oversees, manages, and directs all regions, facilities, operations, and support functions. In this new role, Rosenberg will continue to have primary responsibility for leading, coordinating, and executing all legal matters, initiatives, and strategies.
Leading the legal support for employment practices, labor relations, and general legal counsel is Ayesha Mahapatra, Corporate VP and Assistant General Counsel. Mahapatra has served as VP and Associate General Counsel for Young’s since 2015. In that role, she was responsible for Young’s legal compliance in all areas including corporate governance, labor and employment, tax, trade practices, and licensing.
Luis Gonzalez will join the company as VP, Regulatory Affairs & Commercial Counsel, on March 30, 2020. He will be responsible for all trade practices and licensing related legal matters for the company, as well as the legal matters for the Southeast/Mid-Atlantic region. Gonzales brings more than 17 years of alcohol regulatory experience to the role.
The Corporate Legal Team reports to CEO and President Tom Cole.