Our A-Game Team


It’s the infectious enthusiasm & passion for the world of wine, that enables our team to run this awesome wine ship! From communications to operations, it is our combined belief that great wine always has a story, & it’s our mission is to help impart these stories. By engaging with us, you are exposed to the knowledge, dedication & expertise of our experienced, specialist crew.

Wine Director & guru

Jacquie Lewis

Working with the best around the globe for many years, from famous hospitality groups, to creating award winning wine lists, Jacquie is now on home soil with a passion to share her extensive knowledge.

Cool fact: can ride a bike with no hands.

Operations & Project Manager

Elina Hannuksela

Working with wine in various countries, & armed with an MBA in Wine & Spirits from the Bordeaux International Wine Institute, Elina’s charming demeanour is backed by a wealth of experience and study.

Cool fact: she was born & bred in Finland.

Educators & Curators

Our Industry Experts

With a strong network of industry experts, each educator is known for their own successes. They are not just accredited, they come from backgrounds of highly experienced & well regarded careers.

Cool fact: we even have a Master of Wine!