Jonathan Rodwell

Devonian Coast Wineries

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Jonathan is Director of Viticulture and Winemaking for Devonian Coast Wineries – Nova Scotia’s largest grape grower and wine producer. He began his career in the Loire Valley in 1977 and since has worked internationally both in consulting roles as well as managing and developing wine estates – this has predominantly been in France, California and Italy but also with consulting roles with the European Bank of Development in Kyrgyzstan as well as the “British Know How Fund” in the Ukraine. He has also worked harvests as a “flying winemaker” in Slovenia, Romania, Moldova and Chile. He holds degrees from London University, the University of California at Davis and the Bocconi Business School, Milan.