Sonal Holland, India’s first and only Master of Wine, is a certified wine educator, broadcaster, judge and wine consultant. She founded the SoHo Wine Club delivering curated wine selections, tutored tastings and wine experiences to discerning consumers in India. She founded the Sonal Holland Wine Academy in 2009, now India’s foremost institution offering certified WSET wine courses and consultancy. Formerly wine and beverage consultant to ITC Hotels, she launched the pioneering, award-winning digital channel Sonal Holland Wine TV, has been regularly featured among the Top Women in Wine in India and was listed among the Top 50 Most Powerful Women in Indian Luxury in 2015. She judges at international wine competitions and regularly authors wine articles for leading lifestyle and business publications in India.