Willie Harcourt-Cooze

Willie Harcourt-Cooze

Entrepreneur Who Came To Public Prominence In 2008 With the Airing of the Fly-on-the-wall Documentary + Willie's Wonky Chocolate Factory + Centred Around His Efforts To Be One of the First Britain's Since the Cadbury Family To Grow + Import and Produce Their Own Chocolate.
Born 1964

William "Willie" George Harcourt-Cooze, is a British-based entrepreneur. He came to public prominence in 2008 with the airing of the Channel4 fly-on-the-wall documentary, Willie's Wonky Chocolate Factory, which centred around his efforts to grow, import and produce his own chocolate.  … Read More

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1964 Birth Born in 1964.


1982 18 Years Old In 1982, whilst on a night out with some friends, he was stabbed by an unknown assailant, but made a good recovery. … Read More


1993 29 Years Old After marrying, they honeymooned, trekking on horseback in Venezuela where, in 1993, whilst speaking to a beach umbrella salesman he was directed to the cocoa hacienda El Tesoro (meaning treasure in Spanish), in Choroni. … Read More


1998 34 Years Old In 1998 he started making 100% cacao bars for locals from the farm, with moulds made from a clay pipe. … Read More


2007 43 Years Old Relocating to a rented property in Devon, England, after several years of assembling suitable equipment, and the resumption of cocoa farming, he began production in 2007 in Uffculme, Devon, filmed by Channel 4. … Read More
2010 46 Years Old Harcourt-Cooze has three children - Sophia, William and Eve, and lives in Tiverton, Devon In May 2010 he and his wife separated and as of February 2011 are in the process of getting a divorce.
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