World-Renowned Judges (2017)
PETER KOFF, M.W. (CA, USA)
Master of Wine, President - Fairest Cape Beverage Co.
Peter is a native of South Africa, who arrived in the USA in 1988. He has a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering and an MBA. Peter developed a passion for wine early on, leading to his qualifying as a Cape Wine Master in 1983 and a Master of Wine in 1993. He is the president and owner of Fairest Cape Beverage Company, Inc., which imports and distributes wine through a network of wholesalers across the USA, including a wholly owned distributing company in California. Peter is married to Valerie and they have two sons, Josh and Ben. They live in Irvine, California.