Rebecca Pate


GBS Full Member

Beer Academy® Beer Sommelier


Other Beer Certifications: Cicerone Certified Beer Server

Job Title: Beer Sommelier/Cicerone

Company Details: Events & Marketing at The Five Points Brewing Company by day, freelance marketing consultant by night.

Biography: Rebecca (Bex) has contributed beer-related features to easyJet Traveller Magazine, Time Out London, Beer Adventures and acted as the Brand Ambassador to the Belgibeer subscription box service. She is a contributor to the London Brewers' Market blog, curating and compiling the popular monthly events round-up. She is a member of the British Guild of Beer Writers (BGBW) and was shortlisted by the BGBW for Best Beer Citizen Communicator in 2017. In 2018, she was shortlisted for Beer Blogger Geek in the BrewDog Beer Geek Awards. She appeared on The FoodTalk Show podcast in June 2018.

Bex also undertakes freelance work as a digital consultant in the beer industry and oversees digital marketing, online presence and curating content. By day, she is currently working as an Events & Marketing Coordinator at The Five Points Brewing Company in Hackney.

She became an Accredited Beer Sommelier in October 2018 with The Beer & Cider Academy (Institute of Brewing and Distilling) in London.

Rebecca has judged for The World Beer Awards, the Quality Food and Drinks Awards and The Global Beer Competition.


Twitter: rpate

Instagram: @rpate