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Who we are:
The BGT team is comprised of recognized professionals in the commodity and green coffee industry.  We have held positions with Global Fortune 500 companies and as Board Members of the Coffee Advisory Group for LIFFE (London Financials Futures and Options Exchange), European Terminal Markets Committee for the European Coffee Association, Swiss Coffee Trade Association, The Starbucks Foundation, The Green Coffee Association, and The Pacific Coast Coffee Association.

 

Cristina Nuno

Cristina Nuno -Operations and Office Coordinator.  Cristina brings with her over 20 years of international operations and administrative experience working with diverse products ranging from the exportation of cocoa and liquid beverages in Mexico to the textile industry in Holland.  In addition to her hands on professional back ground she compliments our global reach with her fluency in  Spanish, English and French.

Urs Stuker

Urs lived and worked in many Latin American coffee countries; he managed coffee mills, export company, implemented various quality centres and trained people, coordinated local buying operations and handled key client accounts. Urs was also part of the early sustainability movement in origins and oversaw various programs.  Back in Europe he worked in Freight Pooling and Supply Chain and later joined a major coffee roaster. Here he was involved in marketing, blend optimisation, buying, quality management, supply chain improvements and responsible for the implementation of a sustainable program. Before joining us he worked for a speciality cocoa, butter/powder trader and chocolate producer. Urs is a regular lecturer at the The Zurich University of Applied Sciences (ZHAW) on their ‘Art and Science of Coffee’ program.