Akihiko Yamamoto

Founder, Wine Report, Japan

Founder of Wine Report ( www.winereport.jp ). After writing wine columns for Yomiuri Online and Yomiuri Shimbun (newspaper), Mr. Yamamoto became a freelance wine journalist. He writes frequently for wine specialized magazines such as Vinotheque and Wine Kingdom. He also writes columns on Rock music for music magazines. Mr. Yamamoto has published a number of books on wine, from wine for beginners to wine specialists.