Michael Schaefer

Global Lead of Food & Beverage Insights

Euromonitor International

Michael Schaefer is the global lead of food and beverage insights at Euromonitor International. He provides insight on consumer trends, product innovations and the evolution of eating and drinking from around the world. Michael is the primary driver for design, development and promotion of Euromonitor’s global restaurant research program, as well as its coverage of the global non-alcoholic drinks industry.

He has been quoted in Bloomberg, Nation’s Restaurant News, The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal, among others. Michael holds a Master of Arts in Russian and East European Studies from Stanford University and has been at Euromonitor since 2005.