Alin Giriada
Brewing Intermediate - Lead AST

Bio: Q Grader and AST in all CSP modules, Alin Giriada is a coffee industry veteran. With a background in educational and social services, Alin works for over 13 years in the coffee industry. His professional history covers a multitude of roles, from barista and coffee shop manager, to trainer, coffee roaster, product development, green coffee buyer or quality control. He has worked for some of the largest companies on the market and now he runs his own coffee training and consultancy company. He has trained more than 2000 baristas, including barista or cup tasting champions. He is also, actively involved with SCA, judging the Irish Barista Competition, the Irish Latte Art Competition and the Irish Brewers Cup.

This is my first time at the Barista Camp. I’m looking forward to spending 4 days with such an amazing, like-minded, group of coffee lovers.