Carmel Kilcline MW

Carmel Kilcline MW

Date an MW: 2005
Based in: UK
Profession: Innovation and Wine Development

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Biography

A biotechnology graduate, Carmel Kilcline has worked in the food and drinks industry for over 20 years. She gained her MW qualification in 2005, and received three awards for her performance in the examinations. She worked for many years with the UK retailer Sainsbury's, which allowed her to engage with producers in most wine regions of the world. She has been working in the last decade mainly with Diageo Wines Europe in leadership roles, and has specialities in wine supply, innovation and brand development. Carmel judges for international wine competitions, and has lectured for WSET and various wine clubs. She currently works as a drinks industry consultant.