Wood supply department
Our distribution subsidiaries
- Chêne Australasia in Australia and New Zealand,
- Chêne South Africa in South Africa,
- Chêne Chile in Chile,
- Taransaud North-America in the USA,
- Chêne Distribution in Europe, which also includes the Used Barrels Department.
In all other wine-producing countries, our distribution is handled by agents or directly by Chêne & Cie’s brands.
Henri de Pracomtal
Graduate of the HEC (Hautes Etudes Commerciales) business school, 13 years spent with the LVMH Group, including 5 years as Chairman of the Hennessy Management Board. President of Chêne & Cie since 1997.
Jean-Pierre joined TARANSAUD in 1976 as Jean Taransaud's Assistant. He launched the cooperage's first wine barrel and export activity.
Graduate of the HEC (Hautes Etudes Commerciales) business school, 7 years at SNPE. Joined Chêne & Cie in August 2000.
Graduate of ESC Marseille (Ecole Supérieure de Commerce), 6 years at PricewaterhouseCoopers. Joined CHÊNE & Cie in October 2002.
Trained as an engineer at INSA Toulouse, PhD from the Bordeaux School of Oenology. Joined Chêne & Cie in January 2014.