Find a Wine Educator

Below is a list of all members of the AWE. You can search for someone specific or refine your search for educators available for your type of event.

Members without personal email addresses can be contacted through the Association’s e-mail address


Members Directory

  • Plumpton College

    Lewes, East Sussex
    Plumpton College is Britain’s Centre of Excellence in wine education, training and research. It is the only Higher Education Institution to offer undergraduate degrees in Wine Business and Produc...
  • Quentin Sadler

    London & Surrey
    Quentin has spent 30 years in the wine trade. In that time he has done most things, managing wine shops, selling to the trade, hotels and restaurants, buying, marketing and a lot of tasting. He has...
  • Rebecca Mitchell

    Devon
    Rebecca is an experienced Wine Educator with a passion for sharing her wealth of wine knowledge. She loves inspiring her students who find her approachable, professional and fun to learn with. Rebe...
  • Richard Bampfield MW

    Maidenhead, Berkshire
    Richard Bampfield graduated in French from Cambridge in 1981 and immediately decided the wine trade was where he could put the language to best use. He managed retail wine shops in the North West of ...
  • Richard Bost

    Swanley, Kent
    Richard has two mottoes in life - “A day without wine is like a day without sunshine” and "Life is too short to drink bad wine". He is an experienced and enthusiastic wine educator with a kno...
  • Richard Esling

    Arundel, West Sussex
    WSET Diploma gained in 1985. Trained to Master of Wine Level (not completed). Importer of wines for over 10 years. Wine consultant for over 30 years. WSET Certified Educator and Assessor. Wine columni...
  • Richard Goodacre

    York, North Yorkshire
    As the sixth generation of his family involved in the hospitality industry wine has always played an important part in Richard’s life. His philosophy is simple – wine is to be enjoyed! His enthusi...
  • Rob Price

    Birmingham & Milton Keynes
    I started my love affair with wine in the 80’s and while I’ve been led astray many times, I’ve always been seduced back! So much so when the opportunity arose I set up Birmingham Wine School in ...
  • Rose Murray Brown MW

    Edinburgh
    Rose is one of only 313 qualified Masters of Wine worldwide. She is the only Master of Wine based in Scotland offering wine tastings and corporate entertainment events. She runs her own wine sch...
  • Rosie Bainbridge

    Ashbourne, Derbyshire
    My wine career began in the late 1980’s. I’d just finished a geography degree and was wondering what line of work to pursue, when I attended a course at Pru Leith’s catering school in London. Af...
  • Sandy Leckie

    London
    Sandy’s first career was as a training and development manager in a multi-national corporation. In 1994, feeling the need for a change of direction, he harnessed a life-long passion for wine to lau...
  • Sarah Rowlands

    Surrey Hampshire Borders
    My interest in wine was sparked when training as a chef when I worked in a Michelin-star kitchen. Now I enjoy inspiring all levels of wine-lovers from beginners to those with more experience. I reli...
  • Stephen Barrett

    Plymouth
    With over twenty-five years experience Stephen is at the forefront of the UK’s Wine and Food Writers firmament. A one-time award-winning restaurateur Stephen is equally happy tutoring groups of indi...
  • Stephen Rosser

    Greater Manchester Cheshire
    Great wines tell the story of a unique place, a moment in time and the people who created them; Stephen wants to share this knowledge and passion with you. One of the leading Wine Educators in Manches...
  • Steve Hovington

    Cambridge
    Owner of the Cambridge Wine Academy. Certified Educator for WSET. Recent clients include Virgin Wines, Charles Wells Brewery chain and IPL, Asda. Experienced wine tutor. Hosts very popular, down to ea...
  • Sue Eames

    Paris 75015
    Bi-lingual International Wine and Spirits Judge and Educator specialising in French and English wines and also Spirits. After studying French, Russian and Business, Sue worked in the the corporate...
  • Susan Hulme MW

    Windsor, Berkshire
    Susan Hulme became a Master of Wine in 2005, winning the Madame Bollinger Tasting Medal, awarded for an outstanding performance in the tasting part of the exam. She is a panel judge for the IWC and is...
  • Tim Andrews

    Brighton
    Tim studied languages at Cambridge and remains fluent in French and Spanish. He then decided to convert to law (for reasons he can't quite remember) and ended up spending 15 years working as a real es...
  • Tim Johnson

    Bristol
    Having been an enthusiast since being able to drink legally, I took the opportunity to follow all the WSET courses. I am particularly interested in some of the less fashionable and unusual wine produc...