We are pleased to announce that James Osborn will join our team as our new Managing Director in the next few months. His extensive knowledge of the English wine industry will help us grow confidently, as our vineyard is entering an exciting new chapter under the new ownership of CVI, a consortium led by Berry Bros. & Rudd and The Symington Family Estates.
Emma Fox, CEO of Berry Bros. & Rudd says; “We are delighted to announce the appointment of James to the team. He brings a wealth of expertise in the English Sparkling Wine sector and will be instrumental in leading Hambledon’s growth plans at a very exciting time for the English sparkling category.”
Rob Symington, director of Symington Family Estates says; “Developing the senior leadership team is an important part of our plan to grow Hambledon Vineyard. James is very experienced and we are thrilled to welcome him to the team.”
James Osborn says; “I am delighted to join the Hambledon team at this really exciting time for the business and the sector as a whole. I am passionate about English wine and am excited to be part of Hambledon’s sparkling future.”