Fiona Morrison MW

Fiona Morrison MW will be speaking at the session Fraud and fiction: battling counterfeit and traceability

Fiona Morrison

Fiona was educated in Britain but has spent much of her 30 years in the wine business working in the USA and France; for wine importers Paterno Imports and Seagram Château & Estates in the USA and then in Bordeaux for the C.I.V.B. developing their International Relations.

Since her marriage in 1997 to Jacques Thienpont, she divides her time between Belgium and Bordeaux, helping to make wine and manage their three estates, Le Pin (Pomerol), L’IF (Saint Emilion) and L’Hêtre (Côtes de Castillon). She is also Managing Director of the family’s international wine negociant business, Thienpont Wine.

Winner of the James Beard Award and the Prix Lanson for her writing, she was recently elected a member of the International Academy of Wine.