Our People

Details on our team at La Mare Wine Estate.

We believe that our strength is in the team that supports us. At La Mare we are lucky to have a highly skilled management team supported by an enthusiastic army of tourism, retail and restaurant staff who bring their best to the estate every day.

Want to become part of our team? Visit our careers page to see if we have any jobs available.
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Tim Crowley

Managing Director

Born and bred in Cork, Southern Ireland, Tim grew up helping out at their family grocers, before moving to Middleton.  After studying Hospitality at Hotel & Catering College in Ireland, Tim came to Jersey.  His career started with The Seymour Group of hotels and went on to spend 10 years working for the Guiton Group.  Since joining La Mare he has developed the brand within the local market and recently expanding into the UK market.  When Tim is not working he enjoys playing golf, watching rugby and spending time with his wife Tracey and son Finn.

Daniel De Carteret

Head of Production

Daniel was born in Jersey and lived in New Zealand nine years where he studied for three years before gaining his formal qualification as a winemaker. Daniel then worked in vineyards around New Zealand before returning to Jersey to take over of the daily running of the alcohol production and vineyards. In his spare time Daniel enjoys gastronomic cooking, low water fishing and looking after his two boys.

Darren Stower

Chocolatier

Darren is originally from Australia and can proudly say he is the only chocolatier in Jersey.

After travelling the world as a pastry chef on board of the QE2 cruise liner, Darren disembarked in Jersey in 2002 where he worked as a pastry chef in a renowned restaurant.  In 2006 Darren finished his training as a chocolatier in Manchester before joining the Estate.

When Darren is not covered with chocolate you might see him sailing on his Hobie Cat around the Jersey coastal line.