Fiona Hayes


The Wine Society


Wine Buyer

Fiona Hayes is a seasoned Wine Buyer currently overseeing the selection of wines for The Wine Society. With a diverse portfolio under her purview, she is responsible for sourcing wines from regions such as Rhône, Alsace, Germany, Jura, Savoie, Eastern Europe, and Lebanon. Fiona's journey into the world of wine began after studying French at The University of Manchester, where she discovered her passion for viniculture. Her career in the wine industry kicked off with a role at a UK wine importer, igniting her enthusiasm for the trade.

Prior to her current position, Fiona has amassed valuable experience as a Buyer for renowned fine wine merchants including Lay & Wheeler and Berry Brothers & Rudd. Throughout her career, she has honed her expertise in selecting exceptional wines, building relationships with producers, and staying abreast of industry trends. Fiona's dedication to her craft and her commitment to quality make her a trusted authority in the world of wine procurement.

Fiona Hayes