Ben Luker — Business Executive, Australia and New Zealand (WI Australia)
Ben joined Wine Intelligence in December 2016 after happily exploring nearly every aspect of the wine industry. His passion for wine has seen him hold sommelier roles in fine dining restaurants, been an area sales manager for a major Australian winery and most recently was immersed in the world of fine wines with one of Australia’s most esteemed independent wine retailer. Ben graduated from La Trobe University with a Bachelor of Business (Hospitality and Tourism) and has previously completed his Advanced Diploma of Hospitality (Hotel Management) with William Blue College of Hospitality Management. This passion for the wine has also seen him further his formal accreditation with the completion of the WSET Level lll course.
Ben is an avid sports fan, loves his cooking (well, more specifically, loves eating) and has recently jumped into the winemaking world with the production of his first wine.