They are involved in a wide range of activities including providing advice and guidance to prospective course providers, ensuring quality and teaching standards are met amongst existing course providers and representing WSET at various trade shows and events.
If you'd like to know more about how WSET qualifications can help your business, or are interested in becoming a WSET course provider, please contact us.
WSET at London Wine Fair 2016
International Development Team
The International Development Team is led by International Development Director, Jude Mullins DipWSET.
Rachel Brown DipWSET International Training and Development Manager
Rachel supports our new and long-standing Approved Programme Providers throughout the Americas (excl. USA). She also manages the International Educator Training Programmes, supports our South American Diploma Programmes, and regularly assists the team at trade fairs, events and masterclasses across all regions.
Nick Pead DipWSET International Development Manager - Europe
Nick is responsible for developing WSET’s business in Europe. This includes recruiting and supporting Approved Programme Providers in the region and overseeing promotional activity such as events and trade shows.
David Wrigley MW DipWSET International Development Manager
David has responsibility for the United States market, working closely with Mary Ewing-Mulligan MW, US Director of WSET Programs, and Michael Ahlborn, US APP Coordinator, at the International Wine Center in New York.
Christina Choi International Development Advisor
Christina supports the Approved Programme Providers in China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. She also supports the team in trade events in Asia. Christina is located at the WSET office in Hong Kong.
Alex De Cata DipWSET International Development Advisor
Alex supports the Approved Programme Providers in the Middle East, Africa and India. He also supports the team in trade fairs and events around the world. Alex is located at the WSET office in London.
Joseph Hallam International Development Advisor
Joseph looks after our APPs and business development activities in several European countries and supports Nick across the continent as a whole. He also organises WSET events around the world, including our masterclasses and tastings at trade shows.
Chris Martin DipWSET International Development Advisor
Chris develops WSET's presence throughout Asia (excluding China) and helps establish and support the Approved Programme Providers; including organising and teaching Educator Training Programmes. He also facilitates the International and Marketing teams in trade and consumer events around the world, identifying ideal fairs and shows for WSET participation - then designing and presenting market appropriate event activities.
Jingwei Sun International Development Advisor
Jingwei supports the Approved Programme Providers in China, Hong Kong and Taiwan. She also supports the team in trade events in Asia. Jingwei is located at the WSET office in Hong Kong.
Verity Martin International Development Assistant
As well as handling general queries and helping the advisors with our global network of APPs, Verity assists with event management, trade fairs and arranging educator training programmes.
UK Business Development
The UK Business Development Team is led by UK Business Development Director, Graham Cox DipWSET.
You can get in-touch with the UK Business Development team by contacting the relevant team member below.
Mike Best DipWSET Business Development Manager South East
Based in rural Sussex, Mike is responsible for developing WSET business and looking after our Approved Programme Providers in the South East and East Anglia. Contact Mike on MBest@wsetglobal.com at +44 (0)7872 030943
Catherine Boot Business Development Manager Scotland, Northern Ireland & North East
Based in Edinburgh, Catherine is responsible for developing WSET business and looking after our Approved Programme Providers in Scotland, Northern Ireland, Cumbria and the North East. Contact Catherine at CBoot@wsetglobal.com or +44 (0)7796 445252
Dean Euden Business Development Manager South West, West Midlands and Wales
Based in Cardiff, Dean is responsible for developing WSET business and looking after our Approved Programme Providers in the South West, West Midlands and Wales. Contact Dean at DEuden@wsetglobal.com or +44 (0)7715 090496
David Martin DipWSET London Sales Manager London
David is responsible for developing WSET business and looking after our Approved Programme Providers in London. David is also responsible for the designing of custom WSET courses. Contact David at DMartin@wsetglobal.com or +44 (0)7849 574636
Rosemary Rogers DipWSET Business Development Manager North and Midlands
Based in Doncaster, Rosemary is responsible for developing WSET business and looking after our Approved Programme Providers in the East Midlands, Lancashire, Cheshire and Yorkshire. Contact Rosemary at RRogers@wsetglobal.com or +44 (0)7940 990282
Liam Scandrett Business Development Manager, London
Based in East London, having previously worked with major spirit brands and wholesalers, Liam’s focus is our Spirits courses, developing WSET business and looking after our Approved Programme Providers in London. Contact Liam at LScandrett@wsetglobal.comor +44 (0)7734389273
UK Business Events and Support Team
Millie Wright UK Events Manager
Millie organises and implements the WSET’s presence at trade and consumer events in the United Kingdom. She also works with the Marketing team to plan and run UK-based PR events. Millie can be contacted at MWright@wsetglobal.com or + 44(0) 20 7089 3842
Caitlin Farrar UK Business Development Coordinator
Caitlin provides administrative support to the UK business development team in addition to organising custom WSET courses and assisting at events. Caitlin can be contacted at CFarrar@wsetglobal.com or +44(0) 207089 7581.