Caroline Gilby MW
Caroline Gilby MW is a freelance writer specialising in Central & Eastern Europe. She contributes to several publications including Decanter, Opus Vino, The Oxford Companion to Wine and Hugh Johnson's Pocket Wine Book. She has a PhD in plant sciences but left life behind a microscope to become senior wine buyer for a major UK retail chain. Caroline also works as an independent consultant to the wine trade and wine educator, and judges at several international wine competitions. She has been in the wine business for over 20 years.