DWWA judge profile: Luz Divina Merchán Díaz

Luz Divina Merchán Díaz is a judge at the at the Decanter World Wine Awards (DWWA)

Luz Divina Merchán Díaz is the co-founder and director of quelujo.es, a reference website about gastronomy and wine, and the co-founder of Oca Lab, a company dedicated to online marketing and strategy for the wine and food industries. Merchán Díaz graduated with degrees in agronomy and enology, following this up with a professional sommelier diploma from Madrid’s Chamber of Commerce in 2007. She has been a sherry educator since 2009, judges regularly at international wine competitions and writes articles on Spanish food and wine. Merchán Díaz is a member of the World Federation of Travel Journalists and International Federation of Wine and Spirits Journalists and Writers. Merchán Díaz was first a DWWA judge in 2014.