Oliver Rosevear is the Energy & Environment Manager for Costa Coffee, the UK’s largest Coffee Shop Chain. Oliver is responsible for managing the carbon, waste and water strategy for the company. Since joining Costa in 2010 he has successfully delivering 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 in January 2012. He is responsible for developing 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. Oliver 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. Oliver is a member of IEMA & The Energy Managers Association.