Marthinus van der Vyver

New York, NY
Ken Forrester Vineyards

Marthinus has worked for Ken Forrester Wines since 2015 as the Country Manager for North America and Canada. Marthinus gained valuable experience in the wine industry before joining Ken Forrester Wines when he worked for Paul Cluver wines as a local salesperson. Marthinus is now based between South Africa and New York continuing to live on the Ken Forrester estate when he is in South Africa. He has lived on the estate since 2010. Marthinus has first-hand harvest experience with Ken Forrester Wines and also worked in the Tasting Room and Cellar at the Vineyard before making the move across to the United States as Country Manager. Marthinus has a passion for food and wine and cooks in his downtime to help unwind after busy days. Marthinus is soon to be more than just a valuable member the Ken Forrester Wines’ team as he will soon be marrying Ken and Teresa’s eldest daughter and join the Forrester family.


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