Beth Willard is joint chair for North, Central & Eastern Europe with Caroline Gilby MW at the Decanter World Wine Awards (DWWA) 2020.
Australian born and bred, Beth Willard fell into wine through a love of languages and travel.
She started her wine career in events and promotions at Kamberra, Hardy’s Canberra winery, then worked for Capital Wines, a small family producer.
Making the move to Europe, Willard spent a year working at the Syndicat des Vins de Bordeaux before transferring into buying, where she has held roles such as Buying Manager for the Direct Wines Global Buying Team.
Beth Willard was first a judge at the DWWA in 2015.
Follow Beth on Twitter @bethcwillard