Charles Maxwell is probably the worlds most famous and experienced Master Distiller of Gin.
His family has been producing Gin in London since the late 17th. Century, when his eigth great -grandfather was educated as a distiller. Charles Maxwell was elected as a master of “The Worshipful Company of Distillers” in 2008, and is also a Director of “The Gin Guild” where he in 2014 was honored with the first ever, “Lifetime Achievement Award” for his services to the Gin industry.
Charles has worked in the spirits industry for more than 40 years, and in 1996 he founded his own distillery “Thames Distillers” located in the center of London.
Charles Maxwell has won numerous Gold, Silver and Bronze medals for his Gin recipes, in various competitions around the world, and in 2015 he was awarded with the IWSC Trophy for creating the “Worlds Best London Dry Gin”.