About us

Passionate people work with Wein-Werkstatt: all our experts are WSET® Certified Educators and WSET® Level 4 Diploma holders.

About us

Passionate people work with Wein-Werkstatt: all our experts are WSET® Certified Educators and WSET® Level 4 Diploma holders.

Enjoyment

Superior Quality

International

Reto Thörig

Founder & Managing Partner

Reto Thörig is a WSET® Certified Educator and WSET® Diploma Holder/Weinakademiker. In his graduation year 2010, he won the Philipp Schwander MW Tasting Trophy for the best tasting result as well as the Esterhazy Award for the best business paper.

  • Current Student at the Institute of Masters of Wine in London (2nd year)
  • Certified Winemaker University of California Davis
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA), University of Rochester, NY/USA
  • Certified Educator WSET®
  • Diploma in Wines and Spirits WSET® and Weinakademiker
  • Director of Food and Beverage River, Viking Cruises
  • Director of Food and Beverage, University Hospital Basel
  • Managing Director at Hotel Chesa Pool, Sils-Fex/Engadin
  • Wine Consultant and Wine Writer
  • Sommelier at Hotel Waldhaus in Sils-Maria
  • Certified Hotelier-Restaurateur HF at Belvoirpark Hotel School

Susanne Conrad

Founder of Wein-Werkstatt

  • Corporate Executive
  • Lucky owner of a rocky vineyard in steep slopes
  • Genetically linked to Riesling
  • WSET level 3 Award in Wines and Spirits

Vinzenz Müller

Founder of Wein-Werkstatt

  • MD, specialized in Internal Medicine
  • Collector with particular focus on Bordeaux wines
  • Art and culture lover

Wein-Guru, Ausbilder und Pedalling Genius

  • Born and raised in Mendoza, Argentina
  • WSET Diploma in the UK
  • WSET Certified Educator
  • 15 years in international sales out of UK
  • in 2016, establishing of own company: Wine Guru on Wheels in Basel

Juan lo Bello

Wein-Guru, Ausbilder und Pedalling Genius

  • Born and raised in Mendoza, Argentina
  • WSET Diploma in the UK
  • WSET Certified Educator
  • 15 years in international sales out of UK
  • in 2016, establishing of own company: Wine Guru on Wheels in Basel

Christian Stuker

Wine Trainer

  • Master in electronic and economic engineering
  • Consultant, trainer and coach in project management
  • Certified Educator WSET®
  • Diploma in Wines and Spirits WSET® / Weinakademiker
  • Judge at Expovina and Mundus Fini
  • Representative of a Mount Etna winery