Our Trustees

The Drinks Trust is guided by leading professionals in the drinks industry. Their combined knowledge and experience provide the Trust with the insight and understanding to help the industry thrive.

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Guy Lawrence - Chair of Trustees
Chief Executive Officer, Brockman’s Gin
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Neil Barker
Managing Director UK & Ireland, William Grant and Sons
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Ian Burrell aka The Rum Ambassador
Global Rum Ambassador
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Simon Difford
Founder, Difford's Guide
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Nicky Forrest
Managing Director, Phipps Relations
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Katy Keating
Managing Director, Lay & Wheeler
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Jillian MacLean MBE
CEO and Founder, Drake & Morgan
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Andy Smith
Finance & Operations Director, Mentzendorff
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Laura Willoughby MBE
Co-Founder, Club Soda