Dr Cecilia Muldoon

Founder and CEO, VeriVin, UK

Cici is a doctor in quantum physics and an entrepreneur. She is the founder and CEO of VeriVin, a UK based company that has developed a through-barrier spectroscopic analyser for wine, spirits and other complex liquids in sealed containers. VeriVin is creating a database with the optical fingerprints of millions of bottles of wine and spirits, allowing for bottles to be authenticated, characterised and monitored over time. Cici studied physics and finance at Princeton University, holds a PhD in experimental atomic & laser physics from Oxford University, and has also completed the WSET Diploma in wines and spirits. In her spare time, she is an amateur ballerina and a classic car judge. She speaks five languages and is originally from Guadalajara, Mexico.