Supporting the Institute's Vision of Excellence

The Institute is a not for profit organisation and  our international community of supporters plays a vital role in assisting the delivery of our examination, study and events programmes.

Each Institute supporter helps to fund a specific area of activity, which is usually aligned with their own corporate objectives.

Principal Supporters: AXA Millésimes, the Austrian Wine Marketing Board, and Waitrose.

Major Supporters: Madame Bollinger Foundation; Accolade Wines; Vins et Vignobles Dourthe; Istituto Grandi Marchi; Maison Louis Jadot; Napa Valley Vintners; Palais Coburg; Taransaud Tonnellerie; Villa Maria Group; Viña Errázuriz; and The Vintners' Company.

Supporters: Berry Bros. & Rudd; Le Conseil des Grands Crus Classés en 1855; Gonzalez Byass; Lallemand; Opus One; Schloss Vollrads; Südtirol/Alto Adige Wines and Symington Family Estates.


If you are interested in learning more about becoming a supporter of the Institute and the associated benefits, please contact Penny Richards, the Institute's Executive Director.