Our team is steeped with experience and we aim to produce a collection of world class spirits. For a start our founder, Paul Currie, who co-founded the widely acclaimed, award winning Arran distillery, is a man who has grown up in and amongst the distilling industry.
Our production is overseen by one of Scotland’s foremost whisky experts, Alan Rutherford, former production director at Diageo and council member of the Scotch Whisky Association. Chris Anderson was hired in our early period as our master distiller, who crossed the border from Scotland, with a lifetime’s experience of making the highest quality whisky, including as manager of a number of well-known distilleries. Our Chief Whisky Maker Dhavall Gandhi. a chartered scientist in distilling, has a masters degree in brewing and distilling from Heriot-Watt University and a diploma in distilling from the Institute of Brewing and Distilling had previously acted as a whisky maker at the Macallan brand.
There are various opportunities for both our Bistro and Distillery teams; we are looking for talented people with an enthusiasm and passion at all levels of experience.
Whether you are just starting out in your career or simply looking for the next step, this is the ideal opportunity to be part of an exciting venture in the heart of the Lake District.
Since its initial concept, The Lakes Distillery has been creating significant business opportunities for the regional economy and now you too could be part of the dream as one of our Corporate Partners.
As a Corporate Partner, you will be joining a limited and exclusive group of companies on an exciting new venture to create a world class, single malt whisky in the heart of the Lake District.