About Us

Wine Is Both Our Passion & Our Expertise

Dhall & Nash was founded by Puneet Dhall and Brandon Nash in 2007. With collectively over three decades in the global wine trade, Dhall & Nash source the world’s finest wines and deliver them straight to you. We aim to provide the highest level of service to our customers and there are hundreds of wines for you to choose from. Choosing the best with you is both our passion and expertise. Our unique sourcing method unearths the greatest wines – a diverse and exclusive array of delicious treats including the likes of Mountford Estate, Maison Billecart-Salmon and Mollydooker.

Our passion and knowledge are unrivalled in New Zealand. If you love wine, our door is always open to you.


Meet The Team

Puneet Dhall of Dhall and Nash

Puneet Dhall
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Puneet completed the Certificate in Wine Making and Grape Growing in Hawke’s Bay EIT. After a stint in the Cellar at Sacred Hill he spent several years as a merchant in London working at “Fine and Rare Wines” – a foremost wine brokerage firm with an international clientele.

Email: puneet@dnfinewine.com
Phone: +64 (0)9 601 8381
Mob: +64 (0)21 855 744

Brandon Nash of Dhall and Nash

Brandon Nash
FINE WINE SPECIALIST

Brandon has a Bachelor’s Degree in Viticulture from E.I.T in Hawke’s Bay and served with Craggy Range for several years before starting Dhall and Nash. Brandon is a wine authority to note for many events. including master classes and presentations across the country at the most successful restaurants and bars. Brandon regularly judges at Wine Shows across NZ such as the Hawke’s Bay and Air NZ Wine Awards.

Email: brandon@dnfinewine.com
Phone: +64 (0)4 801 8902
Mob: +64 (0)21 844 195

Matt Haussrer of Dhall and Nash

Matt Haussrer
ACCOUNT MANAGER

Matt is a graduate of the University of Auckland’s wine programme and initially cut his teeth crafting wine for diverse producers between Marlborough, Alsace, England and Tasmania. Exposure to equally diverse wines of the world over this time fuelled an eagerness to share vinous experiences with those back home, and learn a few sales tricks at the same time.

Email: matt@dnfinewine.com
Mob: +64 (0)21 0238 9577

Victoria Tori Haysom

Victoria ‘Tori’ Haysom
ACCOUNT MANAGER

Tori has completed up to WSET Level 3 in wine and has worked in both the hospitality industry and wine retail for over ten years. She is passionate about wine and the stories behind them. You’ll find her either roaming the streets of Auckland with her bag of goodies or expanding her personal wine horizons at home.

Email: tori@dnfinewine.com
Mob: +64 (0)21 2272 863

James Barnett
ACCOUNT MANAGER

James comes to Dhall & Nash after many years as a Wine Merchant in England for some of the oldest and best Merchants in his native London. Having made wine in Bordeaux, Italy and New Zealand he decided talking, drinking and selling it, was much more his style. He has a new favourite wine every week and loves discovering new and interesting things to share.

Email: james@dnfinewine.com
Mob: +64 (0)20 4139 0284

John Filmer of Dhall and Nash

John Filmer
ACCOUNT MANAGER

John is based in Cambridge and covers the regions of Waikato, Bay of Plenty and Taranaki. John has 30+ years experience in the liquor industry, including FMCG, which he brings to Dhall and Nash. John is an avid fan of Pinot Noir and Shiraz.

Email: john@dnfinewine.com
Mob: +64 (0)27 555 8011

Francis Auclert of Dhall & Nash Fine Wines

Francis Auclert
ACCOUNT MANAGER

Covering Wellington, Canterbury, Manawatu and Wairarapa, Francis is a Certified Sommelier from a hospitality background.
He has worked in many Michelin starred restaurants in France, London and Singapore and it’s impossible not to be charmed by his passion for wine, positive energy and French accent!

Email: francis@dnfinewine.com
Mob: +64 (0)22 100 7513

Owen Wood of Dhall and Nash Fine Wine

Owen Wood
ACCOUNT MANAGER

Owen is based in beautiful Arrowtown, covering Otago & Southland. With 40 years experience in the hospitality & wine industry in Australia, NZ, France, and the UK, Owen has a wealth of knowledge for wine buyers to tap into.
An appreciator of all wine but particularly partial to Chardonnay, Champagne, and Portuguese table wines.

Email: owen@dnfinewine.com
Mob: +64 (0)21 757 095

Lucille Antoine of Dhall and Nash

Lucille Antoine
MARKETING COORDINATOR

Lucille adds a French sparkle to the Dhall & Nash team. Lucille has combined work with pleasure by getting a Master’s Degree in Wines Champagne in Reims (Champagne, France). She loves to cook and travel to discover new cultures, wines and flavours and she promotes our brands with passion and knowledge.

Email: lucille@dnfinewine.com
Phone: +64 (0)9 357 0493 Extn. 3911
Mob: +64 (0)20 4195 2511

Aimee Hopwood of Dhall and Nash

Aimée Hopwood
GRAPHIC DESIGNER

Aimée is an AUT Design Graduate and our in-house Graphic Designer. She specialises in making everything that we present as beautiful as the wines we sell.
She enjoys sparkling wines and refreshing, crisp whites among friends.

Email: aimee@dnfinewine.com
Phone: +64 (0)9 601 8386

Laura O'Loughlin of Dhall and Nash

Laura O’Loughlin
DIGITAL PRODUCER

Laura is our resident techie and the dynamic force behind our digital platforms. Her skills span across the technical and social mediums thanks to her Bachelor’s degree in Creative Technologies.
She enjoys sweet whites and fruity pinks.

Email: laura@dnfinewine.com
Phone: +64 (0)9 601 8383

Sonja Anich of Dhall & Nash

Sonja Anich
CONTENT & EDUCATION SPECIALIST

Sonja has over 30 years of international and national hospitality experience in curating wine lists, wine education, wine sales and even in the kitchen cheffing! As our wine content writer, educator & blogger, she shares her rapturous love of wine by illuminating our prestigious portfolio, taking our valued customers on vinous journeys of delicious discovery.
“Obviously ALL wines inspire me – but I have a particular affinity to chardonnay!”

Jean-Jacques Bourvis of Dhall and Nash

Jean-Jacques Bourvis
BUSINESS & MERCHANDISING

Jean-Jacques is French. Say no more! His passion for wine and hospitality combined with his indomitable personality make JJ a tour de force! Jean-Jacques has owned or been involved in the Auckland Restaurant scene for several decades.

Email: jj@dnfinewine.com
Mob: +64 (0)21 293 2479

Harry Anyon of Dhall and Nash

Harry Anyon
SUPPLY CHAIN & PROCUREMENT

Having recently completed a vintage in Marlborough, Harry has now floated towards the business side of wine, joining us in a supply chain and procurement role. A graduate from Massey with a Bachelor’s degree in Food Process Engineering and a diploma in business studies, he is not only passionate about wine, but craft beer, and the food that comes alongside. Harry is an avid musician.

Email: harry@dnfinewine.com
Phone: +64 (0)9 378 9138

Sweetha Shetty of Dhall and Nash

Sweetha Shetty
FINANCE MANAGER

Sweetha has extensive experience in Operations Management Accounting, Logistics and Administration. Having worked in global organisations, Sweetha brings in the much desired experience in establishing and maintaining financial policies that strengthen business performance.

Email: sweetha@dnfinewine.com
Phone: +64 (0)9 601 8380

Laura Demarco of Dhall & Nash

Laura Demarco
ACCOUNTS ASSISTANCE & PROCESS CHAMPION

Laura hails from the multicultural paradise of Brazil! Their loss – Dhall & Nash’s gain! She has an engineering degree and is a recent graduate of international business. With such skills and expertise, she is fine-tuning our finance systems and processes.
Being from tropical Brazil, she loves drinking fresh, luscious white wines, especially Pinot Gris.

Email: ldemarco@dnfinewine.com
Phone: +64 (0)9 357 0493

Shana Cameron of Dhall and Nash

Shana Cameron
ADMINISTRATION & FINANCE

Shana keeps the Dhall & Nash cogs turning smoothly. A lot happens in the background for us to run as efficiently as we do and Shana is the driving force behind this. With a background in media and marketing, Shana knows how to organise, plan and liaise with the team and the customers to keep everyone happy.

Email: shana@dnfinewine.com
Phone: +64 (0)9 601 8384
Mob: +64 (0)21 110 1829