The Board of Administration 2020-2023
Sandro Sartor started working in the wine/alcohol beverage sector in Cinzano in 1994 as Finance Director of the Italian Distribution Division (later part of Diageo plc). Throughout the years, Sandro evolved within Diageo, enlarging his responsibilities to a broader strategic/commercial role, and was appointed Managing Director of Diageo Italia in 2005. Subsequently, he became involved with Federvini, taking an active role in Responsible Drinking.
In 2011, Sandro was recruited by Constellation Brands (CB) to lead the integration of the newly acquired winery Ruffino. In this new role, he was elected to the Board of Unione Italiana Vini with a special focus on wine & health matters. In 2017, in addition to his position in Ruffino, Sandro was also appointed as Managing Director for the EMEA Region across the whole CB Wine and Spirits portfolio. Sandro was elected Vice President of Unione Italiana Vini in 2019 and President of Wine in Moderation in 2020.
Henrico van Lammeren
Henrico van Lammeren has been working for the Dutch wine sector for 14 years. He has held various positions for the importers’ company Vinites before becoming CEO in 2013. Over the past 14 years, his love and knowledge of wine has grown and he loves discovering new wines.
In addition to his position at Vinites, Henrico van Lammeren is a member of the Executive and General Board of the KVNW with a special focus on the moderate consumption of wine. Henrico is also a Member of the Executive Board of STIVA, Chairman of Stichting Wijncommunicatie (part of KVWN), President of the Wijnacademie and Vice President of Wine in Moderation.
Noélie Genevey is Public Affairs Manager for Moët Hennessy, the wines and spirits division of LVMH which brings together prestigious Champagne Maisons such as Moët & Chandon, Veuve Clicquot, Ruinart, Dom Pérignon, Krug, and premium wines from all over the world.
An expert on EU regulatory issues, she is also leading the Responsible Consumption Policy for Moët Hennessy, including representing the group in Wine in Moderation.
Prior to joining Moët Hennessy in 2011, Noélie worked for spiritsEUROPE and the European Commission. Born in a winemakers family, she holds a Master's Degree in Vine and Wine Law from the University of Bordeaux.
Nadia is what we call a true European. Of Italian and Danish descent, Nadia was raised in Brussels surrounded by people from around the world. She holds a master’s degree in Corporate Communications and an advanced Master's in the “Interdisciplinary Analysis of European Integration”.
A true passionate about Europe and communications, Nadia trained in the European Commission and other European Associations before joining Wine in Moderation in 2013 where she has grown professionally.
Travelling has also always been a passion of hers and she has visited a number of countries, discovering at the same time beautiful wine regions around the world.
In 2020, Nadia became Secretary General of the association.
Languages: French, English, Italian, and a good knowledge of Danish, Spanish and Dutch.
Born and raised in Southern Italy, her road to Belgium took a long way around the world with few stops in Poland, Lithuania and Curaçao. In 2019, she joined Wine in Moderation after a Master's degree in International Relations, a Master's in Global Marketing and Communication and different experiences in the NGOs sector where she built her skills in project management, digital communication and events organization.
She enjoys keeping track of each other tasks (no colleagues were harmed in the process) and doing curious things on social media, like putting a cooking chef’s hat on a wine glass.
Languages: Italian, English, Spanish, French.
Sofia Kottas Bonel
Raised mostly in Brussels and having lived in many different countries around Europe, Sofia is quite used to the multicultural and plurilingual environment of Wine in Moderation. After a master’s degree in European Studies and several jobs and internships in different fields of European affairs, she landed at the WiM Secretariat in 2016, where she holds the position of Community manager. In her free time, she used to read a lot but is now constantly chasing after a very active toddler while trying to focus on her part-time translation studies. She will help you with anything related to online registrations, so if you want information or have any questions, feel free to contact her.
Languages: Greek, Swedish, French, English, Spanish