Mike Best MW
Mike Best started his career in wine in ASDA's wine department in their head office in Leeds. He has since held various roles throughout the industry, working with multiple grocers and gaining experience in sourcing, transporting and bottling wine. He worked in business development for WSET for five years and became a WSET Certified Educator during this time. He has also worked vintages in Adelaide Hills and England.
Today Mike works for Boutinot, a distributor with a global portfolio, where he works with independent wine shops in the South-East of England. He passed the WSET Diploma in 2014 and became a Master of Wine in August 2020 - he is currently the youngest MW in the world!
Specialisms: Australia, New Zealand, English wine & wine business