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Lecturer name Phil Weston
Phil has 25 years in the brewing industry and has worked across the world as a brewer and as a consultant to new breweries. He is a Master Brewer but is equally at home in the packaging department, having completed traineeships in both brewing and packaging.
Lecturer job title DIB I and II and MBrew I and II tutor
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Detail Phil spent 2 years (2004–2006) in America, first being located in Golden, Colorado and then Massanutten, Virginia, serving as Brewing Manager on the new Brewery build-out project for the Shenandoah packaging and distribution facility. He was the lead manager for the operational design for the new Brewery, which included detailed design and technical reviews of the new plant, comprehensive process mapping, organisational design, change management, recruitment and selection, training and development and communications.

Previous to joining Coors Brewing Company, he spend 6 months in the UK (2003-2004), completing the first phase of his Fellowship in Manufacturing Management (FMM) at Cranfield University, which was then completed with his Coors assignment in 2005.

Phil’s SAB career spanned 13.5 years (1990-2003).  7 years was spent in Brewing covering the following positions; technical trainee, project brewer, filtration manager, brewing manufacturing development specialist (MDS) and brewhouse manager. The following 6.5 years was spent in Packaging and by successfully completing his Packaging technical traineeship, achieved a rare accolade within SAB of having both Brewing and Packaging technical traineeship qualifications. After the Packaging MDS role, he successfully lead and implemented the BOP2 reorganization and redesign project across the Prospecton Brewery Site (2001), before returning to his MDS role in 2002.

Phil passed his IBD diploma in 1992 and is currently working towards his Master Brewer qualification. He was awarded his MBA (UNISA) in 2002.  He has a BSc. Zoology and a BSc. Chemistry Honours from the University of Natal.
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