The world’s leading brewing and beverage industry consulting firm.

First Key is a uniquely global firm, having worked for craft to large-scale breweries and beverage companies in over 50 countries around the world. We have the most talented, interesting and experienced consultants who provide independent, objective and comprehensive solutions in every area of our clients’ businesses.

Why First Key

We deliver projects and services better, leaner and faster than anyone else.

Our Values

Strong relationships and mutual trust have given us the opportunity to work in over 50 countries for over 30 years.


Meet our leadership group.

Sample Projects

We deliver not only broad business-wide solutions, but specific functional ones as well.


First Key has a solid track-record of delivering results and practical roadmaps that are tailored to the specific situation of each client.


Our clients tell us that early integration of our brewery and beverage consulting experience and best practices ensures their project success, secures consistent quality, and reduces costs.

World Beer Cup

First Key is an official sponsor of the World Beer Cup.