Lukasz Kolodziejczyk DWWA

Lukasz Kolodziejczyk Lukasz Kolodziejczyk joined Cult Wines as head of fine wines in March 2016. Originally from  Poland, Lukasz has spent more than a decade working in the hospitality industry.…

DWWA regional chair: Thierry Meyer

Thierry Meyer Thierry Meyer was born and raised in Alsace, France. He began writing about wine in 1999, using the newly-emerging internet wine forums to share tasting notes and insights…

DWWA regional chair: Patricio Tapia

Patricio Tapia Patricio Tapia graduated with a degree in journalism from the Universidad de Chile in Santiago, before attending Bordeaux University in France, where he studied for a diploma in…

DWWA regional chair: Anthony Rose

Anthony Rose Anthony Rose is a wine critic who contributes to Decanter, The World of Fine Wine, FT How To Spend It Online, among other publications. His specialist areas include wine investment,…

DWWA judge: Andreas Larsson

Andreas Larsson Andreas Larsson started his career at the young age of 16, when he followed his passion and entered chef school. Later, during his career as a chef, he…

DWWA judge: James Lawther MW

James Lawther MW James Lawther MW is a contributing editor to Decanter as well as an independent wine writer, lecturer and tour guide based in Bordeaux. He retailed wine at…

DWWA Regional Chair: Jasper Morris MW

Jasper Morris MW Jasper Morris MW is Berry Bros. & Rudd’s Burgundy buyer, having sold his own importing business, Morris & Verdin Ltd, to BBR in 2003. A regular international…

DWWA regional chair: Tony Aspler

Tony Aspler Tony Aspler has been writing about wine since 1975, and has been wine columnist for The Toronto Star for 22 years. He is the author of 18 wine books, including The…

DWWA regional chair: Angela Muir MW

Angela Muir MW Angela Muir MW started her career with John Harvey & Sons of Bristol, shortly after leaving Bristol University with a degree in politics and economics, and then…

DWWA regional chair: Richard Juhlin

Richard Juhlin Richard Juhlin is the author of seven books on Champagne and a freelance writer contributing to magazines including Spectacle du Monde, La Revue de Champagne and Wine International.…

DWWA Regional Chair: Peter Richards MW

Peter Richards MW A TV presenter with over a decade on flagship BBC1 show Saturday Kitchen, Peter Richards MW has won many awards for his work, and his credits include…

DWWA regional chair: Markus del Monego MW

Markus del Monego MW Markus Del Monego MW holds the title of Best Sommelier of the World 1998 and is both wine advisor to Lufthansa airlines and owner/managing director of…

DWWA regional chair: Nico Manessis

Nico Manessis Nico Manessis is an expert on the wines of his native Greece and the author of three wine books. Spending several months each year in various vineyards in…

DWWA Regional Chair: Bernard Burtschy

Bernard Burtschy Bernard Burtschy writes for l’Avis du Vin, a weekly column in French publication Le Figaro. In addition, he contributes to a number of other publications in the French…