The Team

Jem Ham, MD

Jem gained over 15 years brewing experience before founding Cheddar Ales in 2006.

Jem Ham Cheddar Ales MD

Simon Baker, Drayman

Simon joined Cheddar Ales in 2014 having worked in the delivery trade in and around Bristol.

Simon Baker Cheddar Ales

Catherine Nicholson, Sales

Catherine has worked in sales with national and international brewers and wholesalers for over a decade. She joined Cheddar Ales in 2015.

Catherine Nicholson Cheddar Ales

Richard Norman, Brewer

Richard began his career at Cheddar Ales in 2012 after passing his IBD Certificate in Brewing.

Richard Norman Cheddar Ales

Dave Harris, Brewery Assistant

Dave joined the team in 2019 after retiring from a successful career in Eduction.

Dave Harris  Cheddar Ales

Joel Hancock, Sales Innovation & Planning

Joel has 6 years experience within the industry and since starting in July 2019 has bought fresh new ideas to Cheddar Ales

Joel Hancock Cheddar Ales