For 7 generations we, the Swinkels family, have run our independent family brewery. With 7 breweries and dozens of unique beer brands, we offer the consumer the right beer for every occasion. Consumers now enjoy our products in more than 130 countries.
Consumers enjoy our products in more than 130 countries
We have 6 brewery locations, in the Netherlands, Belgium and Ethiopia
Our portfolio consists of 27 brands
Every year we produce around 8 million hectolitres of beer
Worldwide, we work together with over 1,800 colleagues
Our annual turnover amounts to more than 713.1 million
We want the world to enjoy our beer
With that goal in mind, we get up every morning and are pleased to go to work. With passionate colleagues and a lot of faith in our products. In this way, we create value for our customers and bring people together. That brings joy and pleasure, and we are proud of that.
A sustainable family brewer with firm roots in the local soil
A global brewer with roots in local soil In the coming years we will continue to brew beer at various locations around the world. On our own and together with our partners. Lieshout remains the central point from which we manage our international company. We roll out our marketing, sales and production activities worldwide for optimum coverage. We spread our wings and at the same time keep a foothold in our local markets. In order to continue to offer relevant products, we frequently seek contact with our consumers. With our goal of 'letting the world enjoy our beer even more' always clear in sight.
Jan-Renier Swinkels passed on the chairmanship of the Management Board to Peer Swinkels, his cousin, on 17 April 2019.
Swinkels Family Brewers is an independent Dutch family business. We find our origins in Lieshout (Brabant). Swinkels Family Brewers is made up of Brewery Bavaria, Brewery Palm, Brewery Rodenbach, Brewery De Hoorn, Brewery De Molen, Brewery De Koningshoeven, Brewery Habesha, Holland Malt and CereX.
Our organisation has a two-tier management structure. This means that the organisation is is governed by the Executive Board, consisting of Peer Swinkels (CEO) and Geert van Iwaarden (CFO from 1 November), under the supervision of a supervisory board. These bodies are independent of each other.
Sole shareholder of Swinkels Family Brewers Holding NV is Ambrig BV. All shares of Ambrig BV are held by Stichting Administratiekantoor Ambrig (Foundation Administration Office Ambrig). This foundation has issued depositary receipts for Ambrig BV shares to (the descendants of) the Swinkels family, resulting in them indirectly holding the full economic interest in Swinkels Family Brewers.