Alex Hunt MW joined the wine trade as a van driver for Oddbins
while studying Philosophy and Psychology at Oxford, where he captained the Varsity Blind Tasting Team.
Fresh out of university, he joined London-based wine merchant Mayfair Cellars in 2000, holding both sales and buying roles. In 2006, he moved to Berkmann Wine Cellars
, where he is currently purchasing director.
Hunt has contributed articles to Decanter
, World of Fine Wine
and The Drinks Business
, and is a seasoned wine judge. Since February 2012, he has written a regular column for jancisrobinson.com