Anne McHale

Anne McHale

Date an MW: 2013
Based in: UK

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Biography

Anne is an award-winning Master of Wine, independent wine consultant and wine educator based in London. After reading French and Classics at Christ's College, Cambridge, she moved to London in 2003 and joined the wine trade, working for businesses as diverse as Mistral Wines, New Zealand Winegrowers and the John Lewis Partnership. In 2006 she joined the prestigious Berry Bros. & Rudd, where she worked for ten years in the Wine School team, initially in administration and event logistics, and subsequently as an educator and events host. Whilst at Berry Bros. & Rudd Anne passed the highly sought-after Master of Wine qualification, thereafter broadening her position within BBR to an ambassadorial role, representing the company at events held all over the UK as well as in their Asian bases of Tokyo, Singapore and Hong Kong. Anne is an experienced, confident and engaging tutor/presenter to groups of all sizes, from one-to-one private tuition through to large audiences of 200 or more. She is a WSET® Certified Educator, runs corporate and private wine tasting events and consults for high-end on-trade clients in London, advising on wine listings and carrying out staff training.