DWWA judge profile: Carmel Kilcline MW

Carmel Kilcline MW is a judge at the Decanter World Wine Awards (DWWA) 2017.

Carmel Kilcline MW

Irish biotechnology graduate Carmel Kilcline MW currently works as a drinks industry consultant. She began her wine career while working for a major UK retailer in their wine technical department, a role which saw her visit most of the world’s wine regions.

She then worked for Percy Fox, Diageo as Wine Development Director for  over a decade, developing some of the UK’s most successful wine brands. Over the years, she has been involved in wine education with both the WSET and other wine organisations.

In 2005, Kilcline became a Master of Wine, and she specialises in wine sourcing, product development and brand development projects.

Carmel Kilcline MW was first a judge at the DWWA in 2013.

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