Noble Spirits is an Australian based company that imports and distributes fine authentic spirits and wine in Australia.
The company was established in late 2013 in recognition of the growing aspiration of Australian consumers to appreciate more genuine and higher quality alcoholic beverages.
Australian consumers are becoming much more discerning and concerned about what they eat and drink. There is clearly an increasing demand for more authentic drinks that bring a positive impact to the people or to the community. This shift in thinking is at the heart of Noble Spirits and that is why we were created.
We are a young and innovative company positioned at the high end of alcohol brands. Our mission is to enrich alcohol brand choices for consumers and bring greater value to customers.
We are the proud partner of great authentic producers such as FAIR. Spirits, KOVAL, Distillery Botanica, SASSY and we are continuously on the hunt to expand our portfolio with like-minded brands.
Live Authentic. Drink Noble.
Grégoire Bertaud, Founder and Managing Director of Noble Spirits
Grégoire has had over ten years of consulting and marketing experience in the Wine and Spirits Industry.
He discovered his passion for fine alcoholic beverages whilst working for Grand Marnier® in the UK. With his experience in the UK, France and Australia, he has a global knowledge of consumer needs and future trends.
Outside of his work life, if you can’t find Grégoire in a great cocktail bar or a nice restaurant, you might find him kitesurfing in one of Sydney’s beautiful beaches.
Georgia Freeman, Head of Operations
Georgia is our ‘Swiss Army Knife’. She heads up all of our logistics and operations as well as overseeing all events, marketing, PR, HR & recruitment activities. She comes with a generalist consulting, project management and process improvement background…and an English accent!
Pascaline Lechene, Events & Marketing Exec
Pascaline has evolved around food & beverage since she graduated from her Masters in Marketing & Branding (in 2011). She worked in several comms agencies whilst being an independent Journalist as Editor-in-Chief of the Parisian Broadsheet and Food & Wine Reporter. She has also had her own blogs. After a few years visiting wineries and tasting drinks she moved to Australia with the intention to make her work experience and passions match. Passionate about healthy food, drink, sport and wellbeing in general she has found the perfect balance in working in Marketing for Noble Spirits whilst enjoying the outdoors joys of Sydney. Outside of work, you will most likely find her swimming in the ocean or at the local coffee shop for an after swim cappuccino.
Key Accounts / NSW North / SA / TAS
Constant Beguin Billecocq is our key accounts manager, also looking after NSW North, TAS and SA.
Constant is another Frenchman in the team! One of the first to join us, he has now become an expert across all of our portfolio whilst in charge of QLD then NSW. Now, in addition to NSW North, Constant is looking for SA & TAS, as well as our key accounts.
Constant enjoys sharing his passion for premium products and has a particular expertise and love for Champagne. Apart from that, he loves gathering with friends, discovering new places and traveling. Before joining us, he was working in the USA for a local importer.
Contact him on 0401 743 417
NSW / ACT
Megan Barber is our account manager for NSW and ACT. Don’t be fooled by the slight French accent, Megan is an Aussie born-and-raised, although the Frenchiest member of our team! Her love of Champagne took her to France where she spent time working in the industry.
Premium wines expert, she is always full of ideas and enthusiasm. You will most likely run into her at openings, a glass of bubbles in the hand.
Contact her on 0411 430 674
Julian Berthier is – yes – another talented Frenchman who set up in Australia many years ago. The gold coast sun got him staying and he is now in charge of the Queensland region.
Passionate and inspired by his culinary French background, he is always up to explore new cocktail mixes, wine aromas and luscious flavours.
He has a wide expertise opening and managing fine dining venues in Brisbane, which triggered his curiosity and lead him to expand his knowledge on higher quality and authentic spirits.
Contact him on 0481 283 269
Nick Kovarik is our account manager for Victoria. Second Aussie in the team, he comes to us with a strong background in wine having worked with wineries in McLaren Vale, SA and in British Columbia, Canada. Born and raised in Melbourne, Nick also loves discovering the latest cocktail creations while exploring the city’s unique night life.
Contact him on 0466 642 192
Sophie Nguyen, Finance Coordinator
Sophie is our numbers fairy! She graduated from UTS in Accounting and Finance (Bachelor of Business). Originally from Vietnam, she enjoys late nights out, a good cocktail, noodles and week-end getaways. She also loves cooking and baking, which makes her coworkers quite happy.