David Mulcahy, vice president of the Craft Guild of Chefs, is one of several key industry leaders lending their support to the renowned Champagne Jacquart’s Rising Stars Trophy 2011.

The competition focuses on the importance of teamwork between the chef and the sommelier. David has taken on the role of reviewing the criteria for the competition and will lead the judging team at the final.

David is also the man behind The National Chef of the Year and The Young National Chef of the Year competitions – a busy few months ahead!