Demetrio Carceller began his professional career in 1985 at Group Santander Bank and later in the international consulting firm McKinsey & Company. During the nineties he held different positions in energy companies, and later in the food and beverage industry as Executive Chairman and CEO of S.A. Damm.
He has held different positions in the Spanish brewing sector, such as President of The Brewers of Spain and President of the Spanish Hops Society from 1997 to 2011. Before being elected as President of The Brewers of Europe on 23 November 2012, he served as Vice President between 2009 and 2011.
He is currently a member of the Board of some of the leading companies in Spain, serving as Vice-Chairman of Ebro Foods and the construction company Sacyr Vallerhemoso, and Chairman of DISA (ex-Shell). He is also a member of the Board of Directors and of the Executive Committee of Gas Natural.
Born in 1962, he holds a degree in Economics & Business Administration from Universidad Complutense de Madrid (C.U.N.E.F.) and an MBA from Duke University, Durham (USA).
He was appointed to the ERAB Board of Directors in November 2013.