Jean-Baptiste Ancelot
Founder/CEO

Since 2013

Tireless traveler, writer, consultant, lecturer, he is the 1st and only globetrotter to have visited and documented 88 wine-growing countries.

Previously wine consultant (New York, Zurich, Hong Kong), export director of a Rhone estate, contributor for several magazines (Bettane + Desseauve, Le Figaro, la RVI...), speaker (Masters of Wine Symposium...), lecturer (KEDGE, INSEEC, ESA, PURPAN, ISV), Jean-Baptiste has been traveling the wine world with passion all his life, in search of rare wines and exceptional terroirs.

He published WINE EXPLORERS, LE 1ER TOUR DU MONDE DU VIN, and won the price: “Best book on wines in the world” in 2020.

He also holds a Master's degree and an MBA in Wines & Spirits Sales and Marketing Business from the INSEEC school in Bordeaux.