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Habanos Appoints New Vice President

Jan 21, 2016 | By Gregory Mottola
Habanos Appoints New Vice President

Worldwide Cuban cigar distributor Habanos S.A. has named Borja Casanova Bustillo to the role of vice president of finance and administration.

He was elected on December 17 at a corporate shareholders meeting and enters the role with more than 10 years of experience working with the Cuban company. Bustillo was formerly the director of finance and administration for Havana House Cigars and Tobacco Merchants Ltd., the regional distributor of Cuban cigars for Canada.

Bustillo is likely to be present for the annual Festival Del Habano, or Habanos Festival, which will take place February 29 to March 4 in Havana.

Cigar Aficionado will be attending the festival. For news updates, blogs and much more from Havana, check our website.

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