Gwilym started to work with coffee in 1996 while in New Zealand. Afterwards he managed several cafés in London. You could also meet him at different markets and at the East London clothes shop, Present, where he was using a Victoria Arduino lever coffee machine.
In 2009 he won the barista competition and became the World barista champion. His competition career was the shortest in history of WBC, only three months.
Shortly after winning the Worlds Gwilym opened Prufrock coffee shop in London, now co-owned with Square Mile Coffee.
Since 2013 he has lived in the Czech Republic where he opened his own training centre with a focus mainly on giving classes.
He is authorized trainer of SCA (Speciality coffee assn.) and Barista Hustle. Therefore, we offer the official certifications.
2018 he opened with Petra a roastery called The naughty dog.