The richest spirits barons in the UK

15th May, 2018 by Amy Hopkins

6. Aaron and Tania Hillman and family

Worth: £177m

Rank in The Sunday Times Rich List 2018: 672

Rank in 2017: 640

Rise/fall: –

The brother and sister team behind independent Scotch whisky business Angus Dundee Distillers are long-term fixtures on the Rich List. The siblings own 20% of the company, which was founded by their father, Terry Hillman.

Angus Dundee owns the Tomintoul and Glencadam distilleries, operates a bottling plant in Coatbridge near Glasgow and supplies liquid for local bottling. The company has released a number of new expression in recent months – including the “first very mature blended grain” whisky.

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