Adam Pesce is the Director of Innovation and Sustainability at Reunion Island Coffee Roasters, a B Corp-certified specialty roaster, wholesaler and retailer, based in Toronto and Oakville. Just this year, Reunion Island was named one of Canada’s Top Small-Medium Enterprises and Canada’s Greenest Employer, in the Globe & Mail.
Adam is a long-standing member of the Specialty Coffee Association’s Sustainability Council and as of June 2017, the Membership Coordinator for SCA’s Canadian Chapter. The We Movement recently named him one of Canada’s “Future 50”.
Over the course of his 12-year career in coffee, Adam has traveled around the world as a speaker on sustainability in coffee, and extensively as a buyer in coffee-producing countries – developing direct trade relationships and supporting project work across Latin America, East Africa and Southeast Asia.