Meet the Vice-Chairs
DAWA vice-chair: Andrew Jefford
Andrew Jefford who has been writing about wine since the 1980s, contributes a column every month to Decanter magazine.
DAWA vice-chair: Hiroshi Ishida
Hiroshi Ishida, three times winner of Best Sommelier of Japan, joins the Vice Chair team at the 2019 DAWA.
DAWA vice-chair: Jeannie Cho Lee MW
Jeannie Cho Lee MW is an author, wine critic, judge and educator as well as the first Asian Master of Wine.
DAWA vice-chair: Michael Hill-Smith MW
Michael Hill-Smith MW is a wine producer, international wine judge and wine consultant.
DAWA vice-chair: Poh Tiong Ch'ng
A lawyer by training, Poh Tiong Ch'ng published the world’s first Chinese Bordeaux Guide in 2000.
DAWA vice-chair: Sarah Jane Evans MW
Sarah Jane Evans MW is an award-winning journalist who began writing about wine in the 1980s.
DWWA Judge profile: Li Demei
Li Demei is a DecanterChina.com columnist and director of Enology Engineering at Beijing Agriculture College.