Our People

The Wingara wine group employs around 50 permanent staff across four sites: Coonawarra - South Australia; Mildura - Victoria; Red Cliffs near Mildura - Victoria; Head Office - Melbourne, Victoria.

Key Personnel

Head Office, Melbourne Victoria

Jose Maria Ferrer - Chief Executive Officer
Sean Shortt - Executive Director, Sales and Marketing
Chris Pike - Executive Director, Operations & Finance 
Terry Gerring -  General Sales Manager, Australia
James Webster -   Direct Sales Manager
Annelie Mitchell -  Marketing Manager
Anna Aldridge - Communications and Partnership Manager
Rachel Bailey - Marketing Coordinator

Coonawarra Winery and Vineyard, South Australia

Greg Clayfield - Senior Winemaker, Vintage 2018
Chris Brodie - Senior Viticulturist 
Michelle Stehbens - Cellar Door Manager

Mildura, Victoria

Chris Williams - Packaging and Inventory Manager
Kylie Dew - Systems Accountant
Tonia Bachetti - Customer Service Manager (sales)
Malcolm Innes - IT Manager  
Marisa Demarco - Receptionist/Accounts Payable 
Julie Walker - Sales Executive, North East Victoria

Red Cliffs Winery and Vineyard, Victoria

Frank Newman - Winemaker
Aidan Menzies - Winemaker
Craig Thornton - Viticulturist