Michael K.

Strong experience in the Craft Beer Brewing business

Denmark
Danish, English

20 years in the brewing business with the following know-how Experience within craft brewing: A total of 13 years within craft brewing, from building and running my own craft brewery to having built a...see more

  • Food & Beverage
  • Beverages
  • Brewery
  • Consulting
  • ...

300

/hr
  • Pre-vetted expert
  • Confirmed hourly rate
  • Available on short notice

Experience

Member of the Technical Committee

The Scandinavian School of Brewing
1 year
Current position
Sep 2021 - Present
We make brewers better, since 1925 With respect to tradition and the newest technical and scientific knowledge we educate brewers with a passion for brewing beer with consistent quality...see more

Vice Chairman Of The Board

Danish Brewmaster Association
2 years
Current position
Apr 2021 - Present
The Bryggeriforeningen is an industry organization and a common voice for breweries and bottling plants in Denmark. We take care of and communicate the members' interests to the Danish ...see more

Brewery Manager

To Øl
4 years
Current position
May 2019 - Present
To Øl is a young Danish craft brewery founded in 2010. We brew a wide range of different craft beers; some potent and provocative, others fresh and floral. We brew hoppy, balanced and c...see more

Owner and director

Craft Brewing Consult ApS
4 years
Current position
Oct 2018 - Present
Owner and director of a Craft Brewing Consult ApS, a craft brewery consulting firm.

Global Production Manager

Mikkeller ApS
2 years
May 2016 - Jan 2018
Mikkeller is first and foremost beer. Showcasing all possible styles and ingredients, this is a universe whose endless possibilities include hops, malt, barrel aging, spontaneous fermen...see more

Managing Consultant at ALECTIA

ALECTIA
8 years
Aug 2008 - May 2016
ALECTIA A/S, WORLD LEADING ADVISOR TO THE BREWING INDUSTRY... My competencies: Project management of brewery projects, new breweries as well as extension and modification, optimization...see more

Owner and director

GourmetBryggeren ApS
18 years
Current position
May 2005 - Present
GourmetBryggeriet was founded by gourmet chef and restaurateur Lars Dietrichsen and brewmaster Michael Knoth in spring 2005, and the first beers Bock2 and FinAle were on the shelves in ...see more

Board Member

Danish Brewmaster Association
6 years
Mar 2004 - Mar 2010
The Bryggeriforeningen is an industry organization and a common voice for breweries and bottling plants in Denmark. We take care of and communicate the members' interests to the Danish ...see more

Regional Technical Manager

Carlsberg
2 years
Dec 2002 - Apr 2005
The Carlsberg Group was established in 1847 by brewer J.C. Jacobsen. J.C. Jacobsen was a true renaissance man. A believer in quality, research and serving the community, he shared his k...see more

Project Brewmaster

Carlsberg
1 year
Jan 2001 - Jan 2002
The Carlsberg Group was established in 1847 by brewer J.C. Jacobsen. J.C. Jacobsen was a true renaissance man. A believer in quality, research and serving the community, he shared his k...see more

Shift Brewer

Carlsberg
1 year
Jan 2000 - Jan 2001
The Carlsberg Group was established in 1847 by brewer J.C. Jacobsen. J.C. Jacobsen was a true renaissance man. A believer in quality, research and serving the community, he shared his k...see more

Brewmaster Trainee

Carlsberg
2 years
Jan 1998 - Jan 2000
The Carlsberg Group was established in 1847 by brewer J.C. Jacobsen. J.C. Jacobsen was a true renaissance man. A believer in quality, research and serving the community, he shared his k...see more

Analysis Chemist

MiljøCenter Næstved
1 year
Jan 1997 - Jan 1998
Analysis Chemist at Næstved Environmental Center.

Industries, roles and expertise

Industry experience

  • Beverages
  • Brewery
  • Food & Beverage

Role experience

  • Consulting
  • Engineering
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Manufacturing
  • Program and Project Management
  • Strategy & Business Development
  • Supply Chain & Procurement

Expertise

  • Brewing
  • Lean Manufacturing
  • Craft Beer
  • Brewery Business Expansion