Ian Kluse

Ian Kluse

Sourcing Director & Senior Coffee Trader

Office: Healdsburg, California
Phone: +1 (707) 431-9500

HOW IAN GOT INTO SPECIALTY COFFEE:

Ian started his career in coffee working in the Cupping Lab at Holland Coffee California, back in 1999


TIME SPENT WORKING IN COFFEE:

17 years


POSITIONS HELD:

Coffee Trader, QC


COMPETITIONS JUDGED:

Cup of Excellence – El Salvador, Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia; Gems of Aruku - India


FIRST ALBUM EVER BOUGHT:

Village People/ 'Go West'


HOBBIES:

Spending time with his wife, four children, mastiff, chickens, and occasionally a mountain lion (or something big) that eats his chickens before he can.