In the word of wine, few countries are as interesting as Portugal. Here, wine buff, cork expert and Chamber member Geoffrey Kelly extols the virtues of Portuguese wines
Geoffrey went to school at Beaumont College in Old Windsor and then studied Law at Trinity College Dublin. After college he worked in Sales and Marketing first for Reckitt & Colman Plc before becoming Account Director in a London Advertising Agency. In 1992 he formed his own Marketing & PR consultancy and won an account from the Austrian Government to re-introduce Austrian Wines in the UK. Later he was responsible for organising the PR & Marketing programme for Wines of Portugal in the UK. He has been a Judge at the International Wine Challenge for more than 15 years.