Originally from Champagne, Bastien was raised in a vine grower’s family. Fascinated about wines he graduated from the University of Burgundy and then went to work in France and around the world gaining experience and knowledge in wineries located in Bordeaux, Provence, Australia, South Africa or Canada.
In 2016, Bastien was finally able to fulfil both his professional and personal dreams by starting with his wife Ori Marani, their own winery.
Married with Bastien, Nino is the main reason for the creation and location of Ori Marani in Georgia. She is the general manager and deals with all the administrative tasks.
She holds a Bachelor's degree in Business administration and management from the International Black Sea University in Georgia and a Master's degree in Strategic Management from Comenius University in Bratislava, Slovakia.
Speaking fluently Georgian, Russian, English and Spanish she is currently learning French.