Louis Strydom

Winemaker & Managing Director
Ernie Els Wines
Louis has walked the long road with Ernie since the brands inception during 1999 and has been father to each and every wine produced.

Louis has walked the long road with Ernie since the brands inception during 1999 and has been father to each and every wine produced. A decade has passed and he has continued to distinguish himself as an exceptionally gifted winemaker, and now also heads up our operation as Managing Director.

His understanding of the terroir, and performance levels of these vineyards have been a key ingredient to the success of his wines.