From May 2020
Brewing ambassador wins fellowship
Our brewing ambassador Derek Orford has been awarded one of the most prestigious honours in the brewing
industry – a Fellowship of the Institute of Brewing & Distilling.
With 37 years in the industry - 29 of those as a master brewer, having started as a pupil brewer emptying
mash tuns by hand in 1983 - Derek was presented the fellowship in recognition of his dedication to the
The award promotes him to the highest membership grade of the IBD – a position only
granted to those who have contributed consistently to the brewing and distilling industry. Well done Derek!
It goes without saying that you’re in safe hands when going to Derek with brewing-related queries. He’s our primary contact for brewers, both large and small. Why not get in touch with him to discuss any brewing queries that you have?
Contact: Derek Orford