Allen Gibbons has over 25 years experience in commercial, marketing and general management roles, including over 15 years in the drinks industry where he has worked across Europe, Asia and the Americas.
In his role as the Group CEO of the parent company of the International Wine and Spirit Competition, Gibbons is responsible for businesses in the UK, USA and Hong Kong, including founding the Cathay Pacific Hong Kong International Wine and Spirit Competition and the acquisition and development of the Whiskies of the World and Spirits of Mexico festivals. Gibbons is a Freeman of the City of London and a Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Distillers.
Wine Paris 2019
Paris Expo Porte de Versailles - Halls 4 and 7.1 1 Place de la Porte de Versailles 75015 Paris - FranceAdd to Calendar
Wines of Portugal Grand Tasting 2019
Lindley Hall Everton Street London SW1P 2QWAdd to Calendar
Düsseldorf, GermanyAdd to Calendar
Verona – Veronafiere, viale del Lavoro 8Add to Calendar
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