Our Contributors

Maryam Ahmed

Maryam Ahmed

Director of Public Programs, The Culinary Institute of America (CIA)

Marc Almert

Marc Almert

Head Sommelier, Pavillon, Zurich & ASI Best Sommelier 2019

Jane Anson

Jane Anson

Wine Writer, France

Eric Asimov

Eric Asimov

Wine Critic, The New York Times, USA

Pedro Ballesteros Torres

Pedro Ballesteros Torres

Master of Wine, Belgium

Mike Barrow

Mike Barrow

Owner, Costaflores; Director, OpenVino, Argentina

Marion Bastien

Marion Bastien

Technical Specialist - Oenology, Lallemand, France

Toby Bekkers

Toby Bekkers

Owner, Bekkers Wine, Australia

Will Berliner

Will Berliner

Owner/Vigneron, Cloudburst, Australia

Michel Bettane

Michel Bettane

Wine Critic, France

Séverine Bonnie

Séverine Bonnie

Marketing Director, Chateau Malartic-Lagravière, France

Sylvine Bourel

Sylvine Bourel

Grands Crus Buyer, Mestrezat, France

Darryl Brooker

Darryl Brooker

President, Mission Hill Family Estate and Sebastian Farms, Canada

Lori Buchanan

Lori Buchanan

Senior Sales Manager, Jackson Family Wines, UK

Dr. Akilah Cadet

Dr. Akilah Cadet

Founder, Change Cadet

Katie Canfield

Katie Canfield

Partner, O’Donnell Lane, LLC, USA

Felicity Carter

Felicity Carter

Editor in Chief, Meininger’s Wine Business International, Germany

Laura Catena

Laura Catena

Managing Director, Catena Zapata, Argentina

Mathieu Chadronnier

Mathieu Chadronnier

Managing Director, CVBG, France

Eduardo Chadwick

Eduardo Chadwick

President, Viňa Errazuriz, Chile

Guillaume Charlin

Guillaume Charlin

Senior Partner and Managing Director, The Boston Consulting Group, France

Christophe Chauvet

Christophe Chauvet

CEO, Tenute Del Mondo, Luxembourg

Jason Cho

Jason Cho

Wine Director, Blue Hill New York, USA

Dr Philip Comberg

Dr Philip Comberg

Board Member, Nubryte, Silicon Valley, USA

Ellen Comberg

Ellen Comberg

Chairwoman, Global Female Leader, Germany

Julia Coney

Julia Coney

Wine Writer, Educator, and Consultant, USA

Henri de Pracomtal

Henri de Pracomtal

Chairman and CEO, Taransaud and Chêne & Cie, France

Jérôme de Tychey

Jérôme de Tychey

Director, Consensys Solutions, France

Guillaume Deglise

Guillaume Deglise

Chief Executive, Maison Albert Bichot, France

Laurent Delaunay

Laurent Delaunay

Président, Badet Clement, France

Minter Dial

Minter Dial

Host, Weekly Minter Dial Podcast, UK

Steve Dutton

Steve Dutton

President, Dutton Ranch Corp, USA

Felicity Fowler

Felicity Fowler

Head of UK, Europe & USA, JING Tea, UK

Jean-Pierre Giraud

Jean-Pierre Giraud

Commercial Director, Taransaud/Chêne & Cie, France

David Gluzman

David Gluzman

CEO, Folly Enterprises; Co-Founder, Blacksquare, Inc., Canada

Charlotte Gourraud

Charlotte Gourraud

Director, Diversification and Synergies Group, LAFFORT®, France

Nigel Greening

Nigel Greening

Owner, Felton Road, New Zealand

Paul Grieco

Paul Grieco

Founder, Terroir, USA

Anne Catherine Grimal

Anne Catherine Grimal

Director of Communication, Moet Hennessy, France

Francis Gugen

Francis Gugen

SBM Offshore, UK

Tahiira Habibi

Tahiira Habibi

Founder - The Hue Society

Lulie Halstead

Lulie Halstead

CEO, Wine Intelligence, UK

Polly Hammond

Polly Hammond

Managing Director, 5forests, New Zealand

Reka Haros

Reka Haros

Founder, Reframe Wine; Co-Owner, Sfriso Winery, Italy

Curly Haslam- Coates

Curly Haslam- Coates

Founder - Vintage Tasmania

Margaret Henriquez

Margaret Henriquez

President and CEO, Krug Champagne, France

Dean Hewitson

Dean Hewitson

Founder - Hewitson

Michael Hinterleitner

Michael Hinterleitner

Marketing & Sales Manager, Zalto Glass, Austria

Christian Holthausen

Christian Holthausen

Export Sales & International Communications Director, Champagne AR Lenoble, France

Justin Howard-Sneyd MW

Justin Howard-Sneyd MW

Owner, Domaines of the Bee, France

Cathy Huyghe

Cathy Huyghe

Co-founder, Enolytics LLC, USA

Muti Jansuphapchai

Muti Jansuphapchai

Director, The Bald Guru, China

Hugh Johnson OBE

Hugh Johnson OBE

Historian and Writer, UK

Robert Joseph

Robert Joseph

Editor, Meininger's Wine Business International, UK

Guillaume Jourdan

Guillaume Jourdan

Vitabella, France

Christoph Kammuller

Christoph Kammuller

Director Communication Torres, Spain

Vladimir Kaufmann

Vladimir Kaufmann

Editor-in-Chief, La Revue Viticole Internationale, France

Bruno Kessler

Bruno Kessler

International Federation of Wine and Spirit, France

Karissa Kruse

Karissa Kruse

President, Sonoma County Winegrowers Association, USA

Bruno Le Breton

Bruno Le Breton

Founder, BLB Vignobles, France

Philippe Leveau

Philippe Leveau

General Manager Europe & Head of Business Development, Invivo Wine, France

Ronan Lieugard

Ronan Lieugard

Président du Cabinet IN VINO VIVA&TERRA, France

Rocco Lombardo

Rocco Lombardo

President, Wilson Daniels

Andrea Lonardi

Andrea Lonardi

Chief Operations Officer, Bertani Vineyards, Italy

Zelma Long

Zelma Long

Owner, Vilafonte/Zelma Long Wines, USA

Camilla Lunelli

Camilla Lunelli

Ferrari Trento, Italy

Anne & Antoine Malassagne

Anne & Antoine Malassagne

AR Lenoble, France

Charles Marsden-Smedley BA FRSA

Charles Marsden-Smedley BA FRSA

Founder, Charles Marsden-Smedley Ltd, UK

Lisa Mattson

Lisa Mattson

Jordan Vineyard & Winery, USA

Elin McCoy

Elin McCoy

Journalist, Bloomberg, USA

Dimitri Mesnard MS

Dimitri Mesnard MS

Global Brand Ambassador, Jackson Family Wines, USA

Christine Mevellec

Christine Mevellec

Sparflex, France

Jean François Michel

Jean François Michel

Director, Communications and Public Affairs, Moët Hennessy, France

James Miles

James Miles

Chairman and Managing Director, Liv-ex

Michael Moosbrugger

Michael Moosbrugger

CEO Schloss Gobelsburg

Fiona Morrison

Fiona Morrison

Master of Wine, Belgium/France

Jim Mortensen

Jim Mortensen

President and Chief Executive Officer, Ste. Michelle Wine Estates, USA

Dr Cecilia Muldoon

Dr Cecilia Muldoon

Founder and CEO, VeriVin, UK

Wendy Narby

Wendy Narby

Senior Lecturer, Ecole du Vin de Bordeaux, France

Robin Niblett

Robin Niblett

Director, Chatham House, United Kingdom

Erica Nonni

Erica Nonni

Managing Director, Nonni Strategic Marketing, USA

Mayacamas Olds

Mayacamas Olds

General Manager, Gloria Ferrer

Matteo Panzavolta

Matteo Panzavolta

Founder & CEO, Acatena, Switzerland

Simon Pavitt

Simon Pavitt

Founder, Wingman and Director, London Technology Club, United Kingdom

Ryan Pennington

Ryan Pennington

Senior Director of Communications and Corporate Affairs, Ste. Michelle Wine Estates, USA

Francis Perrin

Francis Perrin

Chief Marketing Officer, Ste. Michelle Wine Estates, USA

Julian Perry

Julian Perry

CEO Wine-searcher

Tonya Pitts

Tonya Pitts

Wine Director & Sommelier

Tom Price

Tom Price

Head of Tea, JING Tea Ltd, UK

Daniel Protz

Daniel Protz

CEO, Flavorwiki, Switzerland

Madeline Puckette

Madeline Puckette

Cofounder, WineFolly.com, USA

Cedric Raynaud

Cedric Raynaud

Président, Linéa Design, France

Linda Reiff

Linda Reiff

President and CEO - Napa Valley Vintners

Jamie Ritchie

Jamie Ritchie

Worldwide Head - Sotheby’s Wine.

Karina Robinson

Karina Robinson

CEO, Robinson Hambro LTD, UK

Xavier Rolet KBE

Xavier Rolet KBE

Ex-CEO, London Stock Exchange, UK

Nicole Sierra Rolet

Nicole Sierra Rolet

Chair, Areni Global Principal, Chene Bleu Winery and La Verrière Eco-Luxury Estate, UK/France

Joe Rorke

Joe Rorke

Director - Promontory

Charles Savary

Charles Savary

Director of Marketing, Communication and Events at FICOFI, France

Philippe Schaus

Philippe Schaus

CEO, Moët Hennessy, France

Sophie Schÿler-Thierry

Sophie Schÿler-Thierry

Co-Owner & Director of Development and Communications, Château Kirwan, France

Rodrigo Sepulveda Schulz

Rodrigo Sepulveda Schulz

Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Expon Capital, Luxembourg

Reva K. Singh

Reva K. Singh

Owner,Sommelier India Wine Magazine, India

Dr Beverley Skeggs

Dr Beverley Skeggs

International Inequalities Institute, London School of Economics, UK

Claire Soares

Claire Soares

Founder - Up in the Air

Ambre Soubiran

Ambre Soubiran

CEO, Kaiko, France

Steven Spurrier

Steven Spurrier

Wine Journalist, UK

Dr. Constanze Stelzenmüller

Dr. Constanze Stelzenmüller

Robert Bosch Senior Fellow, Center on the United States and Europe, Brookings Institution, USA

John Stimpfig

John Stimpfig

Editor-in-Chief, Decanter, UK

Rob Symington

Rob Symington

Director - Symington Family Estates

Dr Orsi Szentkiralyi

Dr Orsi Szentkiralyi

Consultant & Sommelier, UK

Olivier Techer

Olivier Techer

Winemaker, Château Gombaude Guillot, France

Miguel A. Torres

Miguel A. Torres

President, Bodegas Torres, Spain

Sébastien Walasiak

Sébastien Walasiak

Chef de Cave, Champagne Collet, France

Valerie Westrelin

Valerie Westrelin

Director of Dept., Marketing for Luxury Brands, ISEFAC Lille, France

Queena Wong

Queena Wong

Founder, Curious Vine, United Kingdom

Taotao Xing

Taotao Xing

Senior Vice President, Deutsche Börse Group, UK

His Excellency Dr Alexander Yakovenko

His Excellency Dr Alexander Yakovenko

Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the United Kingdom, UK

Akihiko Yamamoto

Akihiko Yamamoto

Founder, Wine Report, Japan

Stephen Yiu

Stephen Yiu

Blue Whale Growth Fund, UK