Quintessentially was launched in Soho, London in December 2000 by Co-Founders Aaron Simpson, Ben Elliot, and Paul Drummond. Quintessentially began life as a luxury concierge service available to each Member 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, and on-hand to assist with any lifestyle requests.
From sourcing exclusive and hard to access fine wines to, last minute restaurant reservations, holiday bookings and theatre and opera tickets, to access to clubs, parties and special events, Quintessentially quickly became the go-to service for any Londoner low on time but keen to enjoy the very best life had to offer.
Today, Quintessentially has expanded into over 60 cities around the world providing an unbeatable global lifestyle management service. From Buenos Aires to Beirut, New Delhi to New York, Moscow to Milan, and in destinations as diverse and far-flung as Maputo, Ljubljana, Istanbul, Jakarta and Seoul, Quintessentially global fixers are on hand to provide the ultimate in insider, specialist and localised knowledge - plus a host of exclusive benefits, preferential rates, special offers, unique deals and the very best in service wherever you happen to be.
Members are kept up to date with what's hot and what's not through weekly newsletters in their cities, offering indispensable advice on the finest fine wine on the market at any one time, essential art and cultural events of the moment, invitations to charity evenings, gala balls, film premieres and exclusive parties.
Serving lovers of fine wine globally from Wine Specialist offices based in London, New York, & Hong Kong. We offer to all the convenience of sourcing last-minute wine gifts and elusive hard to find wines, advice on saving money with cellar management, as well as exclusive access to the world's greatest wine travel and wine events.
Quintessentially is the preferred service chosen by those who are keen to enjoy the very best the wine world has to offer. Wherever you are in the world, our dedicated Wine Specialists are there to provide you with the ultimate insider knowledge of the wine market and the opportunities for enjoyment within it. Quintessentially offers unparalleled access to the best wines and ultimate wine experiences all over the world.
The Quintessentially Foundation is a charitable organisation that works with disadvantaged communities worldwide.
The Foundation partners innovative charities, funding grants enabling them to further their work.
Since its inception in 2008, the Foundation has raised more than £8 Million for charity through a range of innovative charity fundraisers, including their biggest event - the Quintessentially Foundation annual bike ride. The hard work, generosity and determination of those involved has led to the achievement of some incredible projects, from building a school in Nepal for 250 pupils with Room to Read to providing medical research to find a cure for Type 1 diabetes.
Quintessentially, the wish-fulfillment empire, whose address book gets you places where others cannot reach.The Financial Times Weekend
Quintessentially amounts to having a magic genie with a little black book in each city... they help with literally anything.South China Morning Post
With the discretion to make anything happen swiftly and elegantly, Quintessentially is your answer.Harpers Bazaar
Quintessentially specialises in extreme service, from the elite to the impossibleThe Times Magazine
If there's a hard-to-please person on your list, don't even try. Let Quintessentially do the work.The Wall Street Journal Asia
The company that transformed the idea of concierge services into 'lifestyle management' is QuintessentiallyThe New York Times