Episode 750 Stevie Kim moderates Clubhouse’s Wine Business Club – In this episode Gabriel Mustakis is interviewed by Jose Pablo; discussing the Chilean Wine Market. These sessions are recorded from Clubhouse and replayed here on the Italian Wine Podcast!

About today’s guest host:

Jose Pablo Flores Olavarría presently works at the Vinitaly International Offices in Verona, after his time doing a Masters at the Bologna Business School. He is an industrial Civil Engineer with more than 8 years of experience working in recognized companies. He has focusted on mainly project management, covering areas such as IT, processes, and operations. Pablo has an outstanding ability for multidisciplinary work, always encouraging teamwork.

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About today’s guest enologist:

Gabriel Mustakis joined the San Pedro winemaking team in January 2018. He is in charge of the Cachapoal – Andes winery, where San Pedro’s five icon wines: Altaïr, Cabo de Hornos, Sideral, Kankana del Elqui and Tierras Moradas are made. His misión is to spearhead research in the agricultural and productive areas, as well as implementing processes of excellence in order to craft the finest exponents in Chilean viticulture. Prior to joining the Viña San Pedro winemaking team, Gabriel began his career as assistant winemaker for Viña Cono Sur, and then he spent seven years as Chief Winemaker and Production Manager at Cousiño Macul winery, leading the production team from vineyard to the finished product, giving birth to their renowned wines. Education and International Experience Gabriel Mustakis graduated in Agricultural Engineering with a special mention in Winemaking from the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile,receiving his degree in 2006. In addition, he is a member of the National Association of Agricultural and Winemaking Engineers of Chile. To complement his studies, in 2010 he carried out a Management and Business Administration Diploma at the Universidad del Desarrollo. With regards to international experience, Gabriel has made excursions to perfect his practical working knowledge of vineyards and wineries in New Zealand, the USA and Spain.

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More about the moderator Stevie Kim:

Stevie hosts Clubhouse sessions each week (visit Italian Wine Club & Wine Business on Clubhouse), these recorded sessions are then released on the podcast to immortalize them! She often also joins Professor Scienza in his shows to lend a hand keeping our Professor in check! You can also find her taking a hit for the team when she goes “On the Road”, all over the Italian countryside, visiting wineries and interviewing producers, enjoying their best food and wine – all in the name of bringing us great Pods!

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