Alex Wolpert is the managing director and founder of The East London Liquor Company. He started running the restaurant at Hoxton Square Bar and Kitchen over 8 yrs ago and moved on to the gastropub in Angel, the Wenlock & Essex before taking over the Barworks and Diner Group drinks training and purchasing operation which he retained after he left the Wenlock & Essex.
Alex left Barworks in 2011 to start running his own private events company. As well as running private parties for companies like Babicka Vodka at La Galerie in Notting Hill, he ran private tasting and cocktail events at Temple Guiting for Sophie Conran and in several Malmaison sites for Martin Miller’s Gin. Alex most recently opened Harrild & Sons and the three new 5cc sites before setting up The East London Liquor Company.