As a team, each member brings a unique skillset to Le Riche, with everyone guided by a passion for wine. Our devoted pursuit in the craft of Cabernet Sauvignon is continually motivated by our long-term clients, with their loyalty and enthusiasm creating the community that is Le Riche.
Etienne le Riche
Director and Founder
Bringing a wealth of experience and knowledge to the team, Etienne consults into all aspects of our business. He is a founding member of the Cape Winemakers Guild and multiple winner of the Platter Guide's wine of the year award.
Christo le Riche
Director and Cellar Master
Along with extensive international winemaking experience and a firm theoretical knowledge, Christo's passion for Stellenbosch Cabernet Sauvignon drives our search to better understand our region. He is a founding member of the Stellenbosch Cabernet Collective and current chairman.
Yvonne le Riche, CWM
Export and Logistics Manager
As a Cape Wine Master, Yvonne's tasting experience has proven invaluable in our blending process. She oversees all our export markets and assists in the characterization of our individual vineyard sites.
Francois le Riche
With a depth of knowledge in business management and finance, Francois adds balance to our team. He manages our South African sales and oversees all new business developments.
Through meticulous attention to detail and oversight of our production process, Mark ensures that our quality remains consistent. He has partaken in every vintage we have produced and brings a wealth of experience to our cellar.