Jochen Heigoldt

Founder and CEO at Vioneers and Former Executive at Lidl

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  • Naked Wines plc
  • Lidl


Jochen has over 20 years experience working in retail and over 5 years in importing, distributing and selling wine throughout Europe. He is the Founder and CEO of Vioneers, a German wine online DTC start up that sources wine directly from local winemakers to sell throughout Germany and Europe. He is also the CEO of Grapeagents, a European-based wine importer and distributor of premium wines focused on small family-owned producers. Jochen previously spent 5 years as the CFO of Dublin Food Sales, one of the largest food service companies in Ireland, and started his retail career with 10 years working at Lidl in various roles across Europe.