Julie Bassett

Vice President Human Resources – Asia Pacific

Julie joined Constellation Brands in August 2010, bringing with her a wealth of experience from the public and private sectors. Today, she oversees the operational and strategic aspects of the human resources function across the region with employees in New Zealand, Australia, Hong Kong and China. The varied range of activities include production from vineyards to finished wine, remote sales teams and other office-based employees including finance, marketing, logistics and legal.

Julie is heavily involved in trade groups to ensure the industry has a pipeline of talent to fuel the New Zealand wine industry, as well as relevant training and development for our current workforce. She is the Chair of the Viticulture Industry Partnership Group and Viticulture Stakeholder Council Representative for Primary ITO. She is also a member of the Human Resources Institute of New Zealand.

With a focus on customer service, Julie is passionate about developing people and achieving business outcomes.