After a career of nearly 21 years with Chivas Brothers
as international brand ambassador, 52-year-old Ian Logan has joined the team at Duncan Taylor Scotch Whisky
as its senior manager of whisky and hospitality.
Originating from Ayrshire, Logan is joining the whisky brand that is renowned for its extensive portfolio of whiskies and casks. Duncan Taylor recently announced the acquisition of the Castle Hotel in Huntly and will also be building a new warehouse near to their headquarters in King Street in the town.
Logan commented: “I am delighted to be joining Duncan Taylor Scotch Whisky at what is a pivotal time in their expansion. With the experience I have in the whisky industry, I look forward to working with owners Euan Shand, Shawn Smith and their team, not only on their incredible portfolio of whiskies but also on the ground-breaking projects they are planning.”
Euan Shand, chairman of Duncan Taylor Scotch Whisky, said: “I’ve known Ian for a long time and his experience, knowledge and contacts in the industry will prove to be invaluable to our business as we work to enhance our position as one of the best independent whisky companies in the world.”