EFSS 2021 | Speaker

August Lund combines economy and climate protection

August Lund speaking at this year's EFSS.
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August Lund speaking at this year's EFSS.

The international industry event and think tank European Foodservice Summit (EFSS) 2021 will take place on 7 and 8 October at the Gottlieb Duttweiler Institute in Rüschlikon, Zurich. On stage, August Lund will talk about his journey from investment banker to investor with a focus on sustainability and climate protection.

Only 150 seats: Secure your tickets to the European Foodservice Summit now!

The title of his presentation:
From Investment Banker to Sustainable Champion
  • Building a Food Collective Like No Other
  • Activism With a Purpose

August Lund is an economist, consultant and principal investor focused on climate change. After graduating from the University of Copenhagen and Cornell University, Lund moved to London in 2003 where he was a Managing Director at Goldman Sachs. Since returning to Copenhagen in 2014, August Lund has invested in the F&B industry, restaurants, hotels and real estate, as well as renewable energy, reforestation and sustainable coffee bean production. As for the common thread in August Lund's work and investments, the principle is simple: it must work within a strict climate framework.

Limited number of participants - Secure tickets now

The theme of the 22nd European Foodservice Summit: "Back to the Future: Strengthening Up & Striving Forward - Seizing New Opportunities". The number of participants is limited to 150. The kick-off is already on 6 October, at the evening Get-Together - plenty of opportunity to meet again, exchange ideas, network!

The European Foodservice Summit is the most important European platform for the hospitality industry. The topics discussed here are forward-looking and on tomorrow's agenda. Participants are the key players of the multi-unit restaurant and catering industry as well as suppliers and consultants.

European Foodservice Summit: Tickets and complete programme