We are excited to announce the launch of Cult Wines in North America, with the opening of offices in both New York and Canada. Our presence here means we are ideally positioned to service our clients with expert teams who keenly understand the nuances of each distinct market.
The Canadian team will be led by the CEO of Cult Wines Canada Atul Tiwari. Atul previously served as CEO of Vanguard Canada where he, along with his team, led the business in growth from $3 billion in assets to over $30 billion. He is joined by Vanguard’s former Head of Marketing Carrie Tuck, who will serve as CMO of Cult Wines Canada, and brings a wealth of global experience in marketing, digital and PR, as well as in investments and products to the team.
The New York office will be led by Jonathan Stevenson, Senior Vice President of Cult Wines North America. Jonathan has been with Cult Wines for over ten years and has extensive experience in fine wine investment. He is joined by Austin Walsh, Vice President, Cult Wines North America. Austin has been with Cult Wines for two years and previously worked as a Portfolio Manager at CIBC Wood Gundy.
“From a product perspective, we are seeing more innovation around technology. From a market perspective, we are seeing a significant broadening of global investor appetite as well as a broadening of the market of investment-grade wines.”