mark tetlow

Mark Tetlow
Mark Tetlow

Mark Tetlow is a Qualified Brewer and Beer Sommelier who has been working in the brewing industry for more than 30 years. He is one of the founding members of the Cyclops beer tasting system.

For the last 10 years Mark has been running Meet the Brewer events in pubs and venues across the country, sharing his passion for brewing and the marriage of beer and food with more than 8,000 people.

In 2016 Mark became the first Beer Academy trained Beer Sommelier in Leicestershire, and one of only 122 worldwide.

"Mark has a great passion for the brewing industry and this comes across in the training sessions he does for publicans and customers, always leaving them inspired and enthused about beer." Alastair Macnaught Operations Manager The Cask Marque Trust

Industry Experience

Everards Brewery Limited 1994 – 2016

  • Quality Assurance Manager responsible for the quality of Everards' beers, from raw materials to the final products.
  • Mark was responsible for the internal quality systems, the trade quality systems and training.
  • Mark also ran the Technical Services department that installed and maintained the beer raising and cooling systems in the company‚Äôs 180 pubs

Marstons 1990 – 1994

  • Brewer in the Brewhouse and fermentation departments
  • Assistant Packaging Manager responsible for bottling and packaging of beers

Samuel Smiths 1987 – 1990

  • Production Brewer covering the Brewhouse, fermentation and beer processing departments

Courage Brewing Limited

Wikipedia entry 1985 – 1987

  • Quality Control Technician undertaking daily quality testing to monitor progress of brews in production
  • Brewer involved in the design and writing of the process manuals for the brewing, fermentation and process areas

Professional Qualifications

Professional Memberships