Jury 2018 / Panel

La réputation et la pertinence de nos récompenses sont dues à l’expertise de notre jury qui sélectionne les meilleurs vins. Chaque année, le jury d’experts compte parmi ses membres des acheteurs de la distribution internationale. Fort de leur parfaite connaissance des marchés, leur contribution permet de renforcer la sélection des cuvées en adéquation avec les attentes d’un très grand nombre de leurs consommateurs. Le jury de l’édition 2018 était composé de :

The reputation and relevance of our awards are due to the expertise of our jury which select the best wines. Every year, expert jury includes buyers from the international retail market. Thanks to their perfect knowledge of the wine market, it is possible to select cuvées with the flavour profile to match the expectations of a great number of consumers. The 2018 panel included :

NAME FUNCTION COMPANY COUNTRY
Peter NIXON Buyer DAN MURPHY'S Australia
Benjamin SCARFE Buyer ILG (Indepedendant Liquor Group) Australia
Patrick ANDRIESSEN Buyer COLRUYT Belgium
Olivier ROBIN Wine Expert SAQ Canada
Howard KAMAN Importer CHARTON HOBBS Canada
Mark KUSPIRA Importer CRUSH IMPORTS Canada
Jean-Baptiste BANCAREL Importer MARCHAND DES AMERIQUES Canada
Kate WATSON Importer SOUTHERN GLAZERS CANADA Canada
Claus EEGHOLM Buyer EXCELLENT WINE A/S Denmark
Nicolaj MADSEN Buyer SKOVGAARD VINE Denmark
Enrico GRAGLIA Importer OSTJYSK VINFORSYNING Denmark
Joni LUOTO Importer TAMPEREEN VIINITUKKU OY Finlande
Wilfried ZACHER Buyer EDEKA SÜDWEST Germany
Martin KUTSCHER Buyer EDEKA SCHECK-IN Germany
Markus WALKER Buyer NETTO MARKETDISCOUNT Germany
Lars GIRARD Buyer AMKA GMBH Germany
Nick CHAN Buyer ENOTECA Hong-Kong
Wendy CHAN Importer TELFORD Hong-Kong
Kevin O'CALLAGHAN Buyer MUSGRAVE Ireland
Hans KOOMEN Buyer HANOS Netherlands
Torgeir Andreas ROSSVOLL Importer CHAEOS WINE & SPIRITS A/S Norway
Benedicte HELVERSCHOU Importer STENBERG & BLOM Norway
Jörn EK Importer ARVID NORDQUIST AB Sweden
Torbjörn ROLANDER Importer ENJOY WINE & SPIRITS Sweden
Elisabeth ENGELSEN ELLQUIST Importer PROVINUM VINHANDEL AB Sweden
Charles CUTTERIDGE Buyer MAJESTIC United Kingdom
Charlotte LEMOINE Buyer TESCO United Kingdom
Edward THOMPKINS Buyer HEINEN'S USA
Andrea ALBICOCCO Buyer TOTAL WINE & MORE USA
Dan PASTORE Buyer KING'S MARKETS USA
Aimée LASSEIGNE-NEW Buyer BOTTLEROCKET WINES USA
Nicholas DEMOS Importer ECOVALLEY IMPORTS USA
George FEAVER Buyer PJ's WINE USA