Göran Klintberg is a judge at the at the Decanter World Wine Awards (DWWA)

Göran Klintberg has been involved in the Swedish wine industry for 26 years, with roles including bartender, sommelier, and manager for numerous restaurants.

In 2006, he was elected president of the Swedish Sommelier Association and in 2009 became a wine buyer for the Swedish off-trade monopoly, Systembolaget, where he is responsible for wines from Argentina and Portugal, and also works with the company’s CSR programme, responsible for social responsibility of its supply chain.

Outside work, Klintberg enjoys a secondary career as a singer/songwriter and has released a number of CDs, and also competes as an age-group Ironman triathlete.

Göran Klintberg was first a judge at the DWWA in 2010.