Meet the Team
We know how important this purchase is for you and we will do all that we can to deliver to your expectations. One of our team will have personally handled your order and will have taken extreme care to ensure that it complies with your instructions. It will be expertly packaged using the best materials we can source. It will be dispatched to the addressee using a carrier that we have selected based on their track record for customer service. If you have any question or concern about your selection, feel free to get in touch and we will do all we can to help you.
Thank you for choosing The Whisky Shop.
Neil has been with The Whisky Shop for more than a decade, starting out in our Inverness shop in 2007 and running our website almost single-handedly for six years. Our resident whisky expert, Neil’s personable nature and boundless knowledge of whisky that sums up what we are all about.
Private Client Specialist
Fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin, Sarah first joined the team at our flagship Piccadilly store in 2018. After exciting roles elsewhere in the industry, she returned to The Whisky Shop team in January 2022 to provide our international clients with expert advice on old and rare whisky.
Marketing, Social Media & Photography
Declan’s career began as a tour guide at his local whisky distillery, which led him to on-trade sales roles. He brings this knowledge, alongside an academic background in marketing and experience as a freelance photographer, to specialise in communications within The Whisky Shop team.
Executive Producer, Whiskeria
Frances joined the team in January 2022 after earning a degree in Journalism & Creative Writing and English. Having spent more than four years working in retail alongside experience as a freelance writer, Frances uses her creative flair to produce our magazine Whiskeria.
The W Club Manager
Luke joined The Whisky Shop in January 2022, having previously worked as a mixologist and Irish whiskey specialist, among other roles. Luke has a real grá for the whisky industry, its people, and its stories, all of which he incorporates into his role with The W Club.
Having graduated from the University of Glasgow in 2020 with a degree in Film and History, Charlotte worked in hospitality and as a freelance entertainment writer before joining The Whisky Shop in November 2022. She uses her keen research and writing skills to run The Whisky Shop blog.
Aimi joined the team in 2013 to help with customer service during the busy Christmas period and has since moved into a role in logistics. Aimi works closely with our website and shops ensuring they are always well stocked.
Joe joined The Whisky Shop team in 2016 fresh from a career in academic research. With a PhD in Mathematics and a background in web design and development, Joe makes sure customers are at the heart of our digital projects.
Digital Marketing, SEO & PPC Manager
Alan joined the team in November 2018, bringing with him more than eight years search experience including international, local and e-commerce SEO. A veritable search engine guru, Alan helps introduce The Whisky Shop to whisky lovers around the world.