Feb 20, 2019
Mitchell Taylor is the managing director and chief winemaker at
Taylors Wines - Clare Valley, Australia. Following in the footsteps
of his father, Bill Taylor, and grandfather, Bill Snr, Mitchell
oversees the running of the Taylors business, while still playing a
key role in crafting their quality wines.
Having worked in the family winery since 1988 - when twelve years later, in 2000, Mitchell was appointed Managing Director. Mitchell’s passion for winemaking has seen him work across all facets of the business - everything from export sales, finance and of course winemaking. Mitchell Taylor is well aware of his family's winemaking heritage and is passionate about upholding the family tradition of producing world-class wines.
Mitchell is a proud advocate of not only his family’s wine but of the Australian wine industry as a whole. Mitchell is the current Chairman of 'Australia’s First Families of Wine', a Director of the Winemakers Federation of Australia and Liquor Merchants Association of Australia Ltd, as well as the Chairman of the National Wine Foundation. Mitchell strives to ensure Australia’s wine industry continues to build on its already impressive reputation.