Our associates David, Susanne and Phil will be at Stand 82 at BeerX in Sheffield this week and will be happy to chat to you about your brewery growth plans.   Click here if you'd like to book a free 30 minute advisory session at the exhibition.




2PM – 5PM

VENUE: Institute of Brewing & Distilling, 44A Curlew Street London SE1 2ND

Looking for a way to get ahead of the market with your brewery business in 2017 and stand out from the crowd?

With 200 new breweries opening per annum, 20 pubs closing per week and beer prices on the rise, the information shared at Brewing in the UK has never been more necessary.

This half day seminar is all about The Business of Breweries and the four key aspects of building a successful business.  Delivered by people who work on a daily basis, across the UK Drinks Industry.

Build Long Term Realisable Value Into Your Brewery Business

What do you need to focus on to create a brewery business that builds value on many levels and provides a route for sale or expansion in the future?

Speaker:  David Martin, Founder - The Business of Drinks
David has successfully helped a range of breweries to achieve significant growth of 50% - 200% across London and SE England and position themselves for the next step, whether it be step change expansion, acquisition, J/V or sale.

Develop A Winning Management Team

What does a successful team look like and how do you build, engage and develop one within your brewery?

Speaker: Chris Mace, Cesium Group
Chris is a principle consultant at Cesium Group, a boutique headhunting and HR consultancy working across the beers, wines and spirits categories, both globally, and in the UK. 

Build Your Brand

With more alcohol now being sold through retail than the on-trade, a strong brand is essential, so how do you create and pitch a beer brand that will successfully sell to retail and a wider consumer audience?

Speaker: Richard Horwell, Founder & MD, Brand Relations
Richard has over 30 years of experience as a branding specialist.  He and his team provide branding development, product development and market launch services to both ambitious SMEs and established players in the drinks sector. Learn the secrets of being a successful retail brand.

Acquire The Necessary Funds For Your Brewery Expansion

What options are available and how do you create a plan that funds your ambitions?

Speaker: Gautam Goenka, Funding Associate at The Business of Drinks
Gautam is a business funding expert who specialises in working with growing businesses to help them secure the most appropriate funding.  He has a direct relationship with 600 different lenders and investors, including all kinds of debt funding, equity raising and asset backed finance.

Plus live Q&A Sessions with our panel of experts

Register now to secure your place as ticket numbers are limited.


Suitable for independent brewery owners and managers.  

Owners of cideries and other craft drinks businesses will also find the content of this event is of relevance to their business.