Jonas Röjerman MW is a judge at the 2023 Decanter World Wine Awards (DWWA)
Jonas Röjerman MW
Jonas is the Managing Director of Vitis Wines, a wine importer and retailer for the Nordic markets. He is one of only three Masters of Wine from Sweden and lives in Stockholm with his wife and children.
Previously, he was the Head of Quality Control at the Swedish retail monopoly for alcohol, Systembolaget, where he developed the quality processes for procurement and led the tasting panel, ensuring selection quality before distribution to over 400 outlets.
Jonas joined Systembolaget in 2007 as a category manager for the Fine Wine division, after previously serving as the Head Sommelier at the five-star Grand Hôtel in Stockholm. In 2001, he obtained the WSET Diploma and began lecturing at various wine and sommelier schools in Sweden, as well as co-authoring wine literature and writing for wine magazines.
His successful career as a sommelier earned him several Swedish and Scandinavian titles, as well as high rankings in international championships, providing him with opportunities to judge at various wine competitions around the world.
Jonas earned the Master of Wine credential in 2019.
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