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MEET THE JUDGES

Recruited for their unrivalled expertise, the IWSC judges are at the heart of our awards

Our judges assess every glass put in front of them methodically to ensure a fair and true result, tasting and discussing each entry alongside the rest of the panel. Our panels consist of experts and influencers from every sector of the drinks trade, from buyers, importers and distributors to the specialists making and serving the drinks. View our judges below.

Nigel Mark
Nigel Mark

Position: Drinks educator

Company: Glassmates

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Christine  Marsiglio MW
Christine Marsiglio MW

Position: Director of Education

Company: Wine Folly

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Frederic Marti
Frederic Marti

Company: Park Lane Hotel, Dorchester Group

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Tanguy Martin
Tanguy Martin

Company: New Street Wine

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Victoria Mason
Victoria Mason

Position: Senior Fine Wine Buyer

Company: Bordeaux Index

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Christian Maspes
Christian Maspes

Position: Bar Manager

Company: Corinthia Hotels

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Charles Maxwell
Charles Maxwell

Position: Director

Company: Thames Distillers

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Barry McCaughley
Barry McCaughley

Position: Business Owner

Company: Morso London, Kaiju Spirits, Tengu Sake

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Levan  Mekhuzla
Levan Mekhuzla

Position: Chairman at National wine agency of Georgia

Company: Georgian Wine Agency

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Zareh Mesrobyan
Zareh Mesrobyan

Position: Head Sommelier

Company: Maison Estelle and Estelle Manor

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Adam Michocki
Adam Michocki

Position: Director

Company: Central Wines

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Jason Millar
Jason Millar

Position: Consultant & Writer

Company: Own Company

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Sarah Miller
Sarah Miller

Position: Freelance spirits writer and judge

Company: Gin A Ding Ding

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Millie Milliken
Millie Milliken

Position: Journalist

Company: Freelance

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Hannah Milnes
Hannah Milnes

Position: Journalist

Company: Bouchon

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Rosie Milsom
Rosie Milsom

Position: Global Head of NPD

Company: Atom Brands

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Luca Missaglia
Luca Missaglia

Position: Director / Managing Partner

Company: The art of shaking / Amaro Santoni

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Tetsu Mogi
Tetsu Mogi

Position: Managing Director

Company: JFC (UK) LTD.

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