Q WINE is a New Zealand owned boutique wine brand with a passionate and dedicated team.
Jules Matthews and Jules Stephan met working together in investment banking. A lifelong lover of travel, food and fine wine she jumped at the opportunity to establish a wine company when the opportunity presented itself in 2003. Following her passion has required a journey of continual learning, and her vision has played a major role in the creation of the Q WINE brand.
French born Worch took over as, Chief Winemaker for Q WINE in 2012, helping to develop the distinctive style of Q. He studied oenology at Universite Montpellier, worked a harvest in South Africa before finally settling in the South Island of New Zealand.
Stephan is an enthusiastic wine lover and collector of fine wines. After completing a Bachelor of Commerce degree at Auckland University, he embarked on a distinguished career as an investment banker. Since 2000, Stephan has been pursuing private business interests, with Q WINE holding a special place in his heart.