“If I have seen further than others, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants.”

– Sir Isaac Newton

I wear many hats in the wine world, but my approach is singular: to connect and affect others through my love and knowledge of wine.

In the last 20 years I have been privileged to work with some of the most talented and knowledgeable people in the global wine industry – from retailers and top scientists to passionate wine growers and enthusiastic consumers. These experiences have shaped my philosophy in wine and life: to challenge conventions.

Here are some of the ways I do it.