Andrew Shaw


Chair Judge

Andrew Shaw has worked in the wine industry for 25 years, formerly working in retail and as a winemaker across the planet; for almost 20 years Andrew has buying wine.

Initially working for specialist independent retailers including the award-winning Stone, Vine & Sun where he gained a unique understanding off small Domaine and producers in Europe and South Africa.

In 2007 he joined the Waitrose buying team where he developed his knowledge and understanding in all categories; in 2012 the opportunity to work for Bibendum as Buying Director was too enticing to resist which is where Andrew has stayed for the last 7 years.

A well known wine trade figure and wine competition judge.
Andrew Shaw