Christoph Miller currently is a managing partner and majority shareholder of the Hamburg based Drinks & More GmbH & Co.KG, which is Germany’s largest non-alcoholic specialty beverage distributor and master distributor for famous brands such as AriZona Tea, Vita Coco Coconutwater, Rockstar Energy, Voss Water and Fiji Water. Since 2005 Christoph has been the Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Karoo Spring Water (pty) Ltd., a Cape Town, South Africa based producer and distributor of premium mineral water.
Prior to his engagement in Drinks & More Christoph has been involved in various beverage ventures. In 2011 he acquired Mineralbrunnen Ãœberkingen GmbH form publicly listed MINAG AG and served as Managing Partner to restructure the beverage operation. From 2006 to 2012 he was a partner at Beverage Consulting Group, which implemented and structured the international roll-out of Arizona iced tea in Europe, Middle-East and Asia. From 2000 to 2007 Christoph was a managing partner and majority shareholder of Ratsherrn Vertriebsgesellschaft GmbH, a local German brewery which he acquired from the market leader Holsten Brauerei AG and sold in a trade sale to Germany’s largest beverage wholesaler network Nordmann Group. From 1991 to 2002 he was managing partner and majority shareholder of Columbus GmbH, Germany’s largest specialty beer distributor (with exclusive ditribution contracts for Budweiser (USA), Sol Beer, Dos XX Beer, Snapple and Hooper’s Hooch), which he founded and later sold to Germany’s largest brewery Holsten Brauerei AG.
Christoph was part of the management trainee class of New York City based Brown Brother’s Harriman, America’s largest private bank. He participated in the EAP-ESCP European Masters in Management Program and is a graduate of Hamburg University.Return to team