Dr Darren Oemcke (Hydra Consulting)
One of a very few consultants that work across the entire wine business vertical, working with growers, wine producers, tourism operators and industry bodies on a wide range of issues including engineering, tech, exporting and marketing. Currently leading Growing Wine Exports, FOMENT, Growing Cider Exports, Victorian Wine Academy and contributor to Growing Wine Tourism and SA Export Fundamentals Program. Working on projects that include winery design, food production, international export market development, biosecurity, export training/mentoring, consumer analytics, International consumer engagement, tourism operations and inbound investment.
Also Chair of FOMENT and Surfing SA, Executive Chair of Invina, Director of GoMicro.