Caspar began his career at Majestic. Along with his wife, Victoria, he started his Devizes business in 2002 and sells to a private client base, both through Bowes Wine and their educational wine sampling club, The Daily Drinker.
Vagabond is a rapidly expanding business with six locations in its London portfolio. Henry has been running the Fulham branch for over two years and puts his tasting skills to the test when working alongside head buyer Colin Thorne.
After running a wine bar and working in wholesale, Charlotte opened her Norbiton shop over 10 years ago. She sells breads, cheeses and other local produce alongside her carefully curated range of wines and regularly holds tutored tastings.
The Naked Grape has three shops in Hampshire and Berkshire. Founder and MD Simon also runs a huge number of events from cocktail masterclasses to summer festivals for 20,000 people.
A specialist in sparkling wine, Andrew is a wine judge and teacher, based at this Covent Garden wine parlour. He also uses street markets and tastings to create awareness of the hidden world of global, small-production sparkling wine.
Jez has over 20 years’ retail experience and 10 of those have been in the wine trade. He opened his London shop three years ago with the philosophy of delivering “straight-talking, no-nonsense advice” to his customers.
The Naked Grape
Grays & Feather
Wined Up Here
The Wine Twit
The Wine Merchant Top 100
The Wine Merchant Top 100 Winners Supplement 2019