DWWA 2013 Bordeaux Judging Panel

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Hugo Rose MW

Hugo Rose MW joined the wine industry in 1982 after a brief career as a 'garagiste' (motorcycle mechanic), and is currently Director of Vinsignia. After almost 20 years with UK fine wine merchants Lay & Wheeler, and then working as Head of Trading at boutique wine portfolio manager Culver Street, Hugo set up his own consultancy offering a variety of commercial services to the wine industry, including project development, cellar maturity evaluation and tastings of historic vintages. Hugo is a former Chairman of the Institute of Masters of Wine and is currently Chairman of the Wine Investment Association.