Beverage Industry Environmental Roundtable (BIER)

Past and Present: What's Ahead for BIER in 2022

Press Release

Notably, 2021 marked significant collective progress as Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) hit the mainstream.  Accompanying the growing focus of initiatives aimed toward target setting and improved assessment and measurement of ESG plans, acute attention is now focused on addressing rapid decarbonization, deforestation, energy efficiency, and other critical impacts of businesses’ value chains.

2021 in Review: BIER Reflects on a 15th Year of Being a Model of Industry Collaboration


In 2021, the Beverage Industry Environmental Roundtable (BIER) celebrated its 15 year anniversary as a consortium of leading global beverage companies advancing environmental sustainability. BIER has been recognized as a model of industry collaboration and has continuously advanced the development of sustainable solutions through beverage industry-specific data collection, methodologies, standard-setting, best practice sharing, and thought leadership.

BIER Member Spotlight: Meet Kim Marotta

Meet Kim Marotta

Name: Kim Marotta, Global Vice President – Environmental Sustainability

Company: Beam Suntory

Connect with Kim on LinkedIn and Twitter 

BIER Stakeholder Spotlight: Rachel Nally

Meet Rachel Nally

Welcome to our series aimed at spotlighting the individual leaders within BIER member companies and stakeholder organizations. Learn how these practitioners and their companies are addressing pressing challenges around water, energy, agriculture, climate change, and what inspires each of them to advance environmental sustainability in the beverage sector and collectively, overall.

Briefly describe your role and responsibilities and how long you have worked with your organization.

BIER Member Spotlight: Abelardo Moctezuma

Meet Abelardo Moctezuma

Name: Abelardo Moctezuma, Global Director - Sales Sourcing and Commercial Agreements

Company: Anheuser-Busch InBev

Connect with Arnaud on LinkedIn

BIER Member Spotlight: Arnaud Thoni

Meet Arnaud Thoni

Name: Arnaud Thoni, Global Sustainability & Innovation Manager

Company: The Heineken Company

Connect with Arnaud on LinkedIn

BIER Stakeholder Spotlight: Travis Loop

Meet Travis Loop

Name: Travis Loop, Founder, and Producer of waterloop, a nonprofit media outlet featuring conversations about water solutions

Company: waterloop

Connect with Travis on LinkedIn

BIER Member Spotlight: Georg Schöner

Meet Georg Schöner

Name: Georg Schöner, Senior Sustainability Manager

Company: Carlsberg Group

Connect with Georg on LinkedIn

BIER Member Spotlight: Simon Boas Hoffmeyer

Meet Simon Boas Hoffmeyer

Name: Simon Boas Hoffmeyer, Senior Director, Sustainability & Communications

Company: Carlsberg Group

Connect with Simon on LinkedIn and Twitter


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