Meet The Team
Managing Director & Commercial manager for Asia
Originally from Jiangsu province (China) and a former business owner in the heavy industries near Shanghai, Haiping eventually got caught in the “wine-whirlwind” in 2015 and even went on to pass the WSET exam in her home city of Nanjing, China. Thanks to her wealth of experience in mastering the Chinese way of doing business, and her own network, Haiping has taken on the role of Commercial Manager for China, and brings her tasting skills to product selection for China.
Commercial Manager – Europe
Born in New-York (USA), with a Danish mother and English father, Peter started as a trainee from the age of 17 in his Fathers’ négociant business in Bordeaux, focused on export markets. After an intensive period of developing his wine skills, which also took him to all producing continents, later and over time he was heavily involved in a number of reputable wine companies and producers. Today his key role in the business is overseeing the International commercial strategy as well as product sourcing.
Commercial Manager – Scandinavia
Native of the Eastern part of Denmark, Michael started his career in accounting, business management and logistics. But in the early 2000’s the passion of wine got the better of him and in 2005 started his own wine import business. Today, as well as being a shareholder in one of Denmark’s leading wine importing companies, Michael joined the United Wine Growers team to oversee both the company’s Scandinavian business as well as looking after some key products management.