Kristof Geutjens is ESG Manager Europe at AB InBev and is Chair of the Brewers of Europe’s Diversity & Inclusion Expert Group.
Since joining AB InBev in 2018, Kristof has held several roles in the Belgian and European Corporate Affairs teams, focusing mainly on stakeholder engagement and the company’s ESG agenda.
Before joining AB InBev, he worked in the public sector in Belgium. From 2011 to 2014, he was speech writer of the Minister-President of the Flanders region. Between 2014 and 2016, he held the same position in the office of a Belgian deputy Prime where he became Communications Director in 2016.
Prior to that, Kristof worked as Agriculture & Fisheries attaché at the Permanent Representation of Belgium to the EU. In that capacity, he was Chair of the Council Working Pary on Internal & External Fisheries policy during the 2010 Belgian EU Presidency.
Kristof has a Masters degree in Bioscience engineering from KULeuven university in Belgium. He is a Belgian national and lives in the city of Leuven, Belgium. He currently also sits as a Board member of Belgian Food & Beverage industry association Fevia.