Peter Richards MW

Decanter Magazine & Retailer Awards Chairman

As a broadcaster, writer and Master of Wine, Peter Richards is a familiar face to many, known for his unique blend of enthusiasm and erudition. His credits include more than a decade on BBC1 plus Sky One, ESPN, Financial Times, The Guardian, ITV1, Radio 4, BBC2 and The Sunday Times.

He is a regular Decanter contributor as well as chairman of the Decanter Retailer Awards.

After publishing his book, The Wines of Chile and his Chile Wine Brief, he was described as ‘the world’s leading commentator on Chilean wine’.

Together with his wife, Susie Barrie MW, he co-hosts the acclaimed annual Wine Festival Winchester, described as ‘the finest wine festival in the country’.