Violeta Stevens is a leading expert in sustainable value chains and Managing Director at Union Hand-Roasted Coffee, one of the UK’s largest specialty coffee roasters. Union was the first UK company to link sustainable development with exceptional quality coffee through its pioneering business model Union Direct Trade, and remains a leader in this area.
Joining the company in May 2016, Violeta is driving Union’s growth while ensuring the business remains at the forefront of sustainable business practices.
Her background is in business strategy, strategic reorganisation, crisis management and skills development. A passionate leader and a coffee connoisseur with over fifteen years of experience in the coffee industry.