Meet the Team
King of paperwork and keeper of the keys. He ensures the distillery runs like clockwork
Self-confessed gin nerd. Tastes, teaches and talks Pickering’s up and down the land.
Meet more staff
Digital Marketing Executive
Our in-house designer. Makes sure we always look our beautiful best on digital and social media.
Marketing and Communications
On a mission to tell the entire world about our feats of botanical engineering.
Gets Pickering’s stocked in as many shops and bars as she possibly can.
Visitor Experience Assistant
Looks after visitors to the distillery. Loves to see smiles on faces and 5 star reviews on Trip Advisor.
Head of Sales
Sells gin for a living. No wonder she’s always grinning.
King of the warehouse and deliveries. Nothing goes in or out without his say-so.
Assistant Distillery Manager
Second in command. Ensures every batch is distilled and bottled perfectly.
Leah Shaw Hawkins
Head of Marketing
Here to make sure Pickering’s looks and sounds as good as it tastes.
Visitor Experience Manager
Leads gin jollies and guided tours at VisitScotland’s Best Visitor Attraction in Edinburgh, Lothians and Borders (i.e. Summerhall Distillery).
Our keeper of the coffers. Ensures the cash flows as smoothly as the gin.
Bottles, batches, boxes and forklifts, all at lightening speed.