James Watt Brewdog alumni

As a fully qualified deep sea Captain, having earlier completed an honours degree in Law & Economics, I traded in being a salty sea dog to become a BrewDog in 2007, pursuing a passion for great craft beer by setting up the company with my best friend, Martin Dickie.

  • Awarded Great British Entrepreneur of the Year in 2014.
  • Europe’s first Master Cicerone.
  • Author of Business For Punks.
  • Awarded an MBE in 2016.