Svetlana Kukharchuk

Svetlana Kukharchuk

Founder/CEO, The Cheese Lady Limited
Founded in 2017, The Cheese Lady is an award-winning specialist cheese shop, offering a curated selection of the finest farmhouse and artisan cheeses that are crafted with love, care and precision by cheesemaking masters and matured to absolute perfection.  The business is driven by passion and expertise of its founder Svetlana, who is a professional cheesemonger, refiner and educator with over 15 years of experience in the industry. Svetlana was born in Siberia and when she was 18 years old, she left home to study international relations in the United States, where she also discovered her keen interest in entrepreneurship and fine cheese. Having been inspired by the bustling New York City food scene, today Svetlana is the CEO of The Cheese Lady, an author of an Amazon best-seller ‘Cheese Connoisseur’s Handbook’, and she is on a mission to champion farmhouse and artisan cheese and inspire wholesome and joyful living!