Adrian Bridge

Private passions: Chalice in Wonderland

Ex-investment banker, one-time bobsledder and keen mountaineer, Adrian Bridge, managing director of Port dynasty The Fladgate Partnership, is a man of many talents. But his collection of antique drinking vessels – dating back to 6,000BC – is one of his greatest passions.

Bridge: ‘Cellar door sales are a thing of the past’

Adrian Bridge, CEO of The Fladgate Partnership, has argued that wine tourism – at least in Porto – needs to focus less on cellar door wine sales and more on creating “good old-fashioned ambassadors.”

Biggest urban project in Portugal ‘officially launched’

Adrian Bridge of Taylor’s Port has officially launched the biggest urban regeneration project in Portugal with ‘The World of Wine’.

Man of action: Adrian Bridge on his passion for Port

The Fladgate Partnership’s CEO, Adrian Bridge, has been a soldier, a bobsledder and a mountaineer, but it is his fight to shake up the Port sector and bring it into the modern world that is his biggest battle to date, writes Lauren Eads.

Brandy price surge hits Port

October 29th, 2012

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