Anheuser-Busch InBev SA/NV (BUD) Q2 2012 Earnings Call July 31, 2012 9:00 am ET Executives Carlos Alves de Brito - Chief Executive Officer and Member of Executive Board of Management Felipe Dutra - Chief Financial Officer and Member of Executive Board of Management Analysts Melissa Earlam - UBS Investment Bank, Research Division Andrea Pistacchi - Citigroup Inc, Research Division Trevor Stirling - Sanford C. Bernstein & Co., LLC., Research Division Anthony J. Bucalo - Grupo Santander, Research Division Sanjeet Aujla - Crédit Suisse AG, Research Division Dirk Van Vlaanderen - Jefferies & Company, Inc., Research Division Alice Beebe Longley - The Buckingham Research Group Incorporated David Belaunde - Morgan Stanley, Research Division Kris Kippers - Petercam, Research Division Pablo E. Zuanic - Liberum Capital Limited, Research Division Ian Shackleton - Nomura Securities Co. Ltd., Research Division Chris Pitcher - Redburn Partners LLP, Research Division Mark Swartzberg - Stifel, Nicolaus & Co., Inc., Research Division PresentationOperator
Welcome to the Anheuser-Busch InBev Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Conference Call and Webcast. Hosting the call today from AB InBev is Mr. Carlos Brito, Chief Executive Officer. To access the slides accompanying today’s call, please visit AB InBev’s website at www.ab-inbev.com and click on the Investors tab. Today’s webcast will be available for on-demand playback later today. [Operator Instructions] And the floor will be open for your questions following the presentation [Operator Instructions]. Some of the information provided during the conference call may contain statements of future expectations and other forward-looking statements. These expectations are based on the management’s current views and assumptions and involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties. It is possible that the company’s actual results and financial condition may differ, possibly materially, from the anticipated results and financial condition indicated in these forward-looking statements.