HANNAH SHARMAN-COX and SIOBHAN PAYNE are committed to elevating the industry from the inside out. They are the Co-Founders and Organisers of London Cocktail Week – the greatest celebration of bar and cocktail culture in the world, now in its fourteenth year.

They are also consultants, contributors and connectors for the global drinks industry through their consultancy business HANDS, with clients ranging from multi-national drinks companies to independent start-ups. They are regularly featured within the international drinks press and national consumer media, as well as being on the judging panels for many industry awards globally.

DAN DOVE brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in a multitude of sectors across the hospitality industry, with over 18 years experience in beverage marketing, international event management, advocacy development and bar operations. He previously worked for a decade as the World Class Manager for Diageo Reserve and now owns and operates Global Bartending – a world leading talent, event and strategic agency, managing an international network of some of the most influential bartenders on the planet.