Rob Norris Leaving Altadis U.S.A. for Fontem Ventures


Back in April, it was announced that Imperial Brands, Plc., is planning to sell its premium cigar business [read more here]. The British-based company with affiliates across the globe has significant assets in premium cigars, cigarettes, and next generation products. These assets include the largest premium cigar business in the world, and includes Tabacalera USA’s Altadis U.S.A. premium cigar division, JR Cigar and Casa de Montecristo.

Norris’ move to Fontem Ventures is slated for August 1, 2019, according to Estades. For all the latest news from Altadis U.S.A., visit