Konrad Brits

Konrad is the founder and managing director of Falcon Coffees, a UK based green coffee trading company that focuses on building collaborative supply chains between rural coffee farmers and roasting companies around the world. Over the last twenty years Konrad has worked throughout sub Saharan Africa and Central America, seeking to establish trading platforms that create access to finance, risk management and market access for communities made vulnerable through poverty. Konrad has served on the Fairtrade Global Product Advisory Council, is a reviewer for the Gates Foundation and runs rural projects with Root Capital, a non-profit social impact lender.