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Angela Lynas- Managing Director

Having worked with one of the largest wine distribution companies in the world , I decided to pursue my dream of working for myself and partnering with both large and smaller wine producers from around the World. That was 16 years ago, Hamilton Wine Company from the beginning has aimed to provide the best wine range and service,  I set out to create meaningful partnerships with my clients many still with us from inception and new ones join us monthly . Passion for your business to be successful and outward looking to bring you the best the World of wine has to offer .


Justin Martindale – Hamilton Wine Academy Trainer

Justin worked in the fine wine market in London and moved to Edinburgh a few years ago to follow his passion for teaching. In 2013, Justin completed his WSET level 4 diploma qualification and was again delighted to accept another WSET award, this time the prestigious Derouet Jameson Memorial Foundation Master of Wine scholarship. The Master of Wine qualification is considered the very pinnacle of knowledge in the wine trade, of which there are only around 300 in the world, and Justin was accepted on to the course in 2014.