A Master of Wine since 1986, David founded Liberty Wines in 1997 with friends Michael and Martin of Shaw and Smith, Riquet Hess and Luciann Flynn. He is one of the UK’s leading experts on Italian wines. David is also a shareholder in the Delta Vineyard in Marlborough, New Zealand.
Gary joined Liberty Wines in January 2005, becoming chief operating officer in the summer of 2007. Responsible for all Liberty Wines’ operations (including Finance, Customer Services, Warehouse, Shipping, IT and HR), Gary is also a director of all the company's overseas subsidiaries.
A founder member of Liberty Wines with David, Luciann started as marketing and customer services manager and has worked in almost all areas of the company since then, including as project director.