Graham Blaikie is the owner of the multi award-winning Mercat Grill, a bar and restaurant in East Lothian. His aim is to continue to deliver an incredibly supportive license trade organisation that adds real value to our members’ businesses. And continuing our dedicated efforts in representing and conveying our members’ views to create positive change in our industry that we can all benefit from.
Graham has been working in the industry for over two decades and for him, it’s the best job in the world! his aim is to make it a first-class career choice for future generations too as well as for current, industry peers. Going back to his early days, he had a great apprenticeship with a leading pub chain, worked hard and climbed the career ladder until he eventually owned his own establishment. Graham is also involved with the Incorporation of Maltmen and 49 Wine and Spirit Club.