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Stolen Rum

Stolen Rum is an innovative rum company with low-fi design aesthetics and rock’n’roll values, positioned in the premium rum category.

  • Stage $500K in TTM Revenue
  • Industry Food and Beverage
  • Location Auckland, New Zealand
  • Currency NZD
  • Founded February 2010
  • Employees 5
  • Website

Company Summary

Stolen Rum is a contemporary and innovative rum company positioned in the premium rum category. Stolen Rum works with world-class Caribbean distilleries to produce interpretations of the great rums of this history for contemporary wrongdoers. In a market full of pirate led, Caribbean beach soaked, old world rum brands, Stolen Rum distinguishes itself from competitors with world-class products, low-fi design aesthetics and rock’n’roll values.


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    Roger Mark Holmes
    Co-founder & Director of Operations & NPD

    Roger Studied Architecture (BArch ) at Unitec, Auckland. He spent 8 years Design and Project Management in construction in UK and NZ, and 2 years hospitality experience in NZ & EU. Roger brings to Stolen Rum entrepreneurial acumen, international project management, technical & logical problem solving and hospitality industry skills.

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    Jamie Fraser Duff
    Co-founder & CEO

    Jamie studied Law (LLB) and Marketing at Otago and Auckland University. He worked in London for 6 years in entrepreneurial business, sales and marketing and legal/finance. Jamie also worked for 8 years (during his studies) in hospitality in Aus and UK. Jamie brings to Stolen Rum entrepreneurial and commercial acumen, marketing & sales skills, management and hospitality industry skills.

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    Christina Domecq

    MA Finance, Philosophy – Boston College, Notre Dame. 15 years of entrepreneurial and management experience, having successfully built and sold 3 technology and service businesses. A family lineage of wines and spirits, extensive capital raising, and international business and brand strategy. E&Y UK Entrepreneur of the Year 2008

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    Andrew Robertson
    ADVISOR - Finance

    BMS, Waikato University (Accounting and Finance Major). 12 years finance experience with various corporations. Air NZ for 6 years. Brings broad financial and accounting knowledge and experience.

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    Chris Harrop
    NZ Sales Director

    7 years full-time hospitality experience in NZ, voted NZ bartender of the year 2008. 3 years at multi-national Pernod Ricard working with spirits in sales, trade marketing and PR. Brings spirits industry sales and marketing experience, and product knowledge.


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    Sean Lynch, Wayne Hudson, Sue Ironside
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    Aaron Carter, PwC

Previous Investors

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    Friends and Family