ASI Champions

We proudly present our Champions

Best Sommelier of the World

2019: Marc Almert, Germany
Antwerp, Belgium
2016: Arvid Rosengren, Sweden
Mendoza, Argentina
2013: Paolo Basso, Switzerland
Tokyo, Japan
2010: Gerard Basset, U.K. †
Santiago de Chile, Chile
2007: Andreas Larsson, Sweden
Rhodes, Greece
2004: Enrico Bernardo, Italy
Athens, Greece
2000: Olivier Poussier, France
Montreal, Canada
1998: Markus Del Monego, Germany
Vienna, Austria
1995: Shinya Tasaki, Japan
Tokyo, Japan
1992: Philippe Faure-Brac, France
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
1989: Serge Dubs, France
Paris, France
1986: Jean-Claude Jambon, France
Venice, Italy
1983: Jean-Luc Pouteau, France
Brussels, Belgium
1978: Giuseppe Vaccarini, Italy
Lisbon, Portugal
1971: Piero Sattanino, Italy
Milan, Italy
1969: Armand Melkonian, France
Brussels, Belgium

Best Sommelier of Europe & Africa

2021: Salvatore Castano, Italy
Limassol, Cyprus
2017: Raimonds Tomsons, Latvia
Vienna, Austria
2013: Arvid Rosengren, Sweden
San Remo, Italy
2010: Paolo Basso, Switzerland
Strasbourg, France
2008: Isa Bal, Turkey
Sofia, Bulgaria
2006: Robert Lie, Norway
Paris, France
2004: Andreas Larsson, Sweden
Reims, France
2002: Enrico Bernardo, Italy
Reims, France
2000: Franck Thomas, France
Reims, France
1998: Eric Duret, France
Reims, France
1996: Gerard Basset, U.K. †
Reims, France
1994: Eric Beaumard, France
Reims, France
1992: Bernd Kreis, Germany
Reims, France
1990: Mikael Söderström, Sweden
Reims, France
1988: Serge Dubs, France
Reims, France

Best Sommelier of the Americas

2022: Valeria Gamper, Argentina
Santiago de Chile, Chile
2018: Pier-Alexis Soulière, Canada
Montreal, Canada
2015: Paz Levinson, Argentina
Santiago de Chile, Chile
2011: Véronique Rivest, Canada
Bento Gonçalves, Brazil
2009: Elyse Lambert, Canada
Buenos Aires, Argentina
2004: Ghislain Caron, Canada
Reims, France

Best Sommelier of Asia & Oceania

2018: Wataru Iwata, Japan
Kyoto, Japan
2015: Hiroshi Ishida, Japan
Hong Kong, China
2012: Franck Moreau, Australia
Daejeon, South Korea
2009: Satoru Mori, Japan
Osaka, Japan