The Power List 2017: Olivier Goudet

January 24, 2017

Olivier Goudet — along with Bart Becht and Peter Harf — oversees JAB Holding Co., one of the biggest restaurant acquirers in the world.

We put Goudet, CEO of JAB Holding, on The Power List because he is chairman of many of the brands the company has acquired in recent years.

JAB Holding is a private investment firm owned by the German Reimann family, whose wealth dates back several generations and is now worth billions of dollars.

In recent years, JAB Holding has gone on a major shopping spree, acquiring Peet’s Coffee & Tea, Caribou Coffee, Stumptown Coffee Roasters, Intelligentsia