Sean Symons

Brewer White Lakes Brewing

Sean began brewing for the Hahn Brewing company in Sydney Australia in 1996 before transferring to the Tooheys brewery, part of the Lion Group where he held role of Brewing and Packaging team leader until 2002. He then moved to Vietnam and built the microbrewery Louisiane Brewhouse in Nha Trang, before returning to Australia in 2008 as Process Improvement Leader at the Castlemaine XXXX Brewing in Brisbane Australia, and Brewing Manager of the Swan Brewery in Perth until March 2013. He held the position of Chief Judge of the Royal Perth Beer Show from 2010 until 2015.

Sean is one of the founders of White Lakes Brewing company in Perth where he currently holds the position of Head Brewer, he holds a Bachelor of Environmental Science from the University of Sydney, A Masters in Business Technology from the University of NSW, Australia and a Diploma in Brewing from the Institute of Brewing and Distilling, London, UK.