Rob Poulter

Rob Poulter is an on-trade consultant for drinks giant Diageo looking after training and development at their Customer Collaboration Centre in London and supporting the Diageo Bar Academy on-trade training program. Formerly an award-winning bartender he switched to the corporate side of the industry in 2007 working as UK Brand Ambassador for Bombay Sapphire Gin before moving on to Diageo as Senior Brand Ambassador in 2010. Rob is renowned for his passion and expertise in the spirits and cocktail categories and brings a wealth of knowledge to our distinguished judging panel.