DR THEO EMPLESLIDIS MD

Theo is the founder of three whisky retail stores in Greece, and one of the first to import from distilleries such as Glenfarclas, Bowmore and Macallan. He was also a pioneer in launching the first ‘Whisky Show Greece’. He sold the business in 2008, when he moved to the UK.

As well as being a whisky enthusiast, Theo is a collector and entrepreneur in the whisky world. He is currently the founder and CEO for Trade Whisky Ltd, a global rare whisky bottle investment and trading platform. He is also the owner and managing director of Vintage Whisky Auctions Ltd. Which is the first online whisky bottle auction built by collectors for collectors. Anywhere in the world.

Theo is also a fellow of the European board of ophthalmology and a consultant ophthalmologist. He has published numerous papers and received many accolades for research from all over Europe.