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Event organiser

Name: Hannah Tovey, head of London Wine Fair

What route did you take to your current role? 

A French degree with a year in Bordeaux, various commercial roles on UK wine magazines, publisher and show director – Imbibe, then managing director The Wine Gang.

What’s an average day look like? 

A combination of external client meetings, in-house meetings with sales, ops and marketing teams, visiting competitor events or attending clients’ events, proofing and/or approving copy.

What’s the best thing about your job? 

The subject matter. Plus I love all the opportunities to be creative and find solutions to problems.

And the worst? 

The ever-looming, unmovable deadline.

What’s your best piece of advice to someone looking to land your job? 

I’m not sure it would be prudent to offer this advice. I could put myself out of a job!

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