Baudouin Neirynck, PhD, has degrees in both Hotel and Restaurant Management and Food Science. He has held food  and beverage management positions in some of the world’s finest hotels, including The Mandarin Oriental (Hong Kong), the Le Mirador (Mont-Pélerin, Switzerland), and The Red Sea Palace Hotel (Saudi Arabia). Currently, he teaches Wine, Food, and Beverage and Hotel Management courses at the Institute for Tourism Studies in Macau.