Date:   February 8, 2017

Oliver Rosevear is the Energy & Environment Manager for Costa Coffee, the UK’s largest coffee shop chain, where he manages the company’s carbon, waste and water strategy. Since joining Costa in 2010 he has delivered a 38% reduction in Carbon emissions across the retail estate. Costa Coffee Roastery in Lambeth was the first in Europe to implement the ISO50001 energy management standard. He developed the award-winning Zero Energy EcoPod concept and more recently the World’s first BREEAM Outstanding Roastery. On waste, Oliver has developed schemes with Biobean and Veolia to ensure cups and coffee grounds are recycled across the operation. He is a Board Member of the Paper Cup Recovery & Recycling Group, an action group looking to improve recycling rates for paper cups across the UK. Prior to joining Costa Coffee, Oliver worked as an Energy Consultant with a number of UK Plc’s developing energy reports and implementing multiple Carbon Management programmes. He is also a member of IEMA & The Energy Managers Association.