Written by on September 2nd, 2014 // Filed under 2016 Speakers

Paul Henry has over 15 years experience in the international marketing of fine wine, occupying positions as diverse as importer, wholesaler, broadcaster and general manager of a Commonwealth government statutory authority (Wine Australia).

Today, Paul is the founding director of wine strategy consultancy, winehero ltd, which currently lists among its clients Barossa Grape and Wine Association; Primary Industries and Regions South Australia; Gemtree Wines, McLaren Vale; Henry’s Drive, Padthaway; Torbreck Vintners, Barossa and thousand candles, Yarra Valley.

Along with renowned chef, Simon Bryant, Paul is also the creative director of Tasting Australia, Australia’s original food and wine festival, and will present this year’s forthcoming program under the theme, “Origins” .

As well as being honored as a Len Evans Tutorial Brokenwood Scholar, Paul has been recognized by Wine Communicators Australia as the International Wine Communicator of the Year, and been a keynote speaker at Masters of Wine Conference (2010); Wine Fusion Asia (2011) and Wine Vision, London (2013).
Outside of his professional commitments, Paul lists among his interest creative writing, reading and cooking.