Paul Miles has worked in both the alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverage industry for over twenty years, specializing in brand strategy, channel and trade marketing, strategic account and distributor management, as well as business development. Highlights in his career include twelve years with The Coca-Cola Company in various positions of increasing responsibility, reaching Country Manager for Coca-Cola Portugal, as well as CEO and board director for a private beer, wine, spirits and soft drink manufacturer operating in Portugal and Africa. Paul's family were also involved in the wine trade, as shareholders of the Madeira Wine Company.
Paul Miles is a graduate of Bristol University in England and has an MBA from the University of Edinburgh Business School in Scotland. He has also attended the Advanced Management Program at INSEAD in France. In 2014 he completed the WSET Level 4 Diploma in Wines and Spirits (Pass with Merit). Paul is fluent in English, Portuguese and Spanish.