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Meet the team

the
Founders

Fairfax

After years drinking as an amateur, Fairfax turned passionately professional with the launch of Sipsmith. He thoroughly enjoys his work.

Jared

Drinks historian. Underwear model. Book publisher. Bon Viveur. Cotswold gardener. Gin lover. Creative genius. Master Distiller.

Sam

What do you do if you love going out, love meeting people, love gin and live in London? You could start a distillery. Sam did.

the Team

Adam

Minister of Fun

Our very own West London boy, often found eating prawns or on the dancefloor

Favourite serve
The Corpse Reviver #2

Alessandro

Brand Design Manager

Unsuccessful football player, successful gin drinker and designer extraordinaire.

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White Lady

Alexander

Ginthusiast

Martini Thrower extraordinaire, often confused for Fairfax’s brother.

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Vesper Martini

Anthony

Belgian Ambassador

Our man in Belgium – spreading the Sipsmith word in Flemish, French and English.

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The Last Word

Ben

Distiller

Yorkshireman, loves gin as much as he loves the North.

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Dirty Martini

Camilla

Finance Manager

Runs a tight ship in the Ministry of Monies.

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The Corpse Reviver #2

Charlene

Ginexcutive North West

Gin Queen of the North, looking after all things Sipsmith in the mighty North.

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White Lady

Chesca

Patron of Partnerships

Our curator of pairings and keeper of stories.

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French 75

Claire

Supply Chain Manager

Spiriting your gin from still to shelf.

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Dirty Martini

Dido

On-Trade Sales Executive

Serving up Sipsmith to watering holes across London and the South West.

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Clover Club

Dini

Sipping Society President

Creator of gifts, curator of Sipping Society.

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Sloe Gin Negroni

Elizabeth

Finance Assistant

Queen of expenses and processor of purchase invoices. Definitely one to keep on side!

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French 75

Ellen

Ginternational Marketeer

Spreading the Sipsmith love and building an army of sippers across the Globe.

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Southside Fizz

Emma

Queen of Convenience

Manager of all our Wholesale & Convenience Off Trade accounts.

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Classic Gin & Tonic

Felix VH

Head of Ginternational

Ginternational Man, travelling the globe to spread the sippers word.

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Blackthorn No.4

Felix J

Head of Operations

He keeps a whole lamb in the freezer, fun facts up his sleeve and brews his own beer.

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V.J.O.P Old Fashioned

Flinty

Head of UK Marketing

Gin sipper, campaign curator, Christmas jumper collector (our Sam#2)

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Negroni

Freddie

Team Pub Co-Chief

Half of famed double act ‘Freddie & Tim.’ One of the Sipsmith go-to pub boys.

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Sloe Gin Gimlet

Georgie

Minister of Culture

Looks after all things people. Martini Maestro and also Maggie’s mum.

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Elderflower Collins

Jack

Distiller

Resident Gin-ger in the Distilling team. Loves a loud shirt.

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Southside Fizz

James

Head of On Trade

Sales sage, minstrels lover, crisp fiend.

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Dirty Martini

Jessy

Swan of Oxford

Spreading the Sipsmith love in the city of dreaming spires.

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Espresso Martini

Jimbo

Head of Content

Navigating the day with a steady stream of tea and gin. Former holder of two world records.

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White Negroni

Joe

On-Trade Sales Executive

Spreading the Sipsmith love in pubs, bars and hotels from West London to Bristol

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V.J.O.P Old Fashioned

Kate

Minister of Culture

In-house HR smarty pants looking after the Bevy.

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French 75

Kit

Distillery Manager

Normally found tending to one of our copper ladies, she’s a glass half full (of gin) person.

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Millionaire’s Martini

Livi

Sipping Service Hero

Flying through the ranks from student brand ambassador to full-time swan. Packs a punch.

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The Last Word

Louisa

Sipping Service Hero

Mother Swan to Distillery visitors and keeper of the nest in ‘Air G&T’

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Millionaire’s Mule

Lucy

Events Executive

The latest member of May’s team of Gin-gers, serving Sipsmith at an event near you.

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Wimbledon Collins

Maggie

Distillery Dog

Available for stroking, eating leftovers and napping under Georgie’s desk.

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Woof!

Mags

Junior Designer

Making things look beautiful since 1992.

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Tom Collins

Marcus

On-Trade Sales Executive

Spreading Sipsmith sipping in central London and the South East of England.

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Martini

Max

Minister of the Ginterior

Dedicated to making our distillery a lovely place to work and play.

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Clover Club

May

Empress of Events

Empress of Events, Gin Party Planning Expert and Supreme Spirits Sipper

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Lemon Drizzle Sour

Ollie

Head of Production

Yorkshireman, ginsmith, maverick scientist & foodie.

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Martinez

Peyton

Gindependent Woman

Manager of all our lovely independent retail accounts, also answers to the name Pete.

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Wimbledon Collins

Reece

Distiller

Proud Cornishman, looking after the day to day distilling with our three copper ladies.

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Bramble

Rich

Gintleman of West London

Cocktail geek & jazzy sock collector. Single-handedly keeps Irn Bru sales up in London.

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Martinez

Rob

Social Media Superstar

Hand-crafting tweets in small batches. Loves a freebie.

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Bronx

Shelley

Queen of Hearts

Marketing Guru; sharing the Sipsmith love, one sipper at a time.

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French 75

Terri

East London On Trade

East London: the final frontier. Loves to dance. Sip on and prosper.

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Hanky Panky

Tim

Pub Team Co-Chief

The man with an encyclopedic knowledge of pubs… and always seeking out a pint

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Bramble

Tom

King in the North

Spreading the good sippers word in the North, On-Trade Gin Machine.

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Negroni

Valentine

Supply Chain Coordinator

Orders Queen – shipping gin to the masses

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Classic Gin & Tonic

Zara

Head of Off-Trade

Voice of an angel, Poirot’s biggest fan.

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French 75