Marc Wabo was born and raised in Cameroon, later on he obtained his academic degree in Electrical engineering at the Technical University in Berlin followed by the MBA at the Tias Business School. Currently Marc is living in Bonn, Germany. He admits that wine has always been a passion and hobby, but then Marc decided to expand his knowledge of the wine world. Therefore, in 2017 – 2018 he took distance learning courses provided by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry to be certified as a sommelier and wine consultant.
In September 2018 Marc successfully completed WSET intensive course (WSET level 3 advanced certificate in wine) and currently, as a wine expert, he is giving wine seminars at the universities of Bonn and Cologne. Marc Wabo is active on the Instagram where he shares his favourite wines and wine reviews paired with beautiful artistic photos. Wine lifestyle, emotions and sensations are the key elements that attract the audience to Marc’s Instagram.
Among Marc’s most featured wine tours, he mentions:
- Oct. 2017: 10 days wine tour in Tuscany.
- Aug. 2018: 5-day round trip through German wine-growing regions.
- Sept. 2018: 10 days wine tour in Portugal.
- Nov. 2018: 4-day wine tour in Goriška Brda (Slovenia). ́
- April 2019: 10-day round trip through German wine-growing regions.
- Sept. 2019: 12 days wine tour in Slovenia and Croatia.
- ́Sept 2020: 12 day wine tour in Slovakia and Northern Hungary.
- Aug. 2021: 10-day wine tour through South Tyrol.
Wine Influencer: @wabosespacedevins
As a true artist and wine professional, Marc is trying to find the best wine and food pairings and is sharing his experiences in his Instagram blog. He shows rare grapes and describes the taste to introduce some interesting and less widespread wines to his audienece through high-quality photography and engaging content. For Marc Wabo, Leonardo da Vinci’s “The noblest pleasure is the joy of understanding” became the guideline of being a wine educator.
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