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.
Founder of Chêne & Cie.
President of Chêne & Cie from 1997 to 2023.
Chairman of the Supervisory Board since January 2023.
Rodolphe de LEUSSE
Graduate of ESCP Business School (Ecole de Commerce de Paris), MBA INSEAD
20 years expérience in the Wine & Spirits industry within Moët Hennessy, Piper Heidsieck and Rémy-Cointreau, as Director of Development, CFO and Managing Director for Europe.
Joined Chêne & Cie in January 2023.
Guillaume de PRACOMTAL
Graduate of ESCP Business School (Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Paris)
10 years at BNP Paribas (New York, Paris).
Joined Chêne & Cie in 2013.
Jacquelin de PRACOMTAL
ESSCA, WSET, DUAD, INSEAD MAP
International experience in the sale of wines and spirits: UK, Italy and 5 years in Asia.
Joined Chêne & Cie in July 2015.
Graduate of ESC Marseille (Ecole Supérieure de Commerce), 6 years at PricewaterhouseCoopers. Joined CHÊNE & Cie in October 2002.
Trained as an engineer, Master's degree of Food Sciences. 7 years at Moët & Chandon. Joined Chêne & Cie in January 2019.
ENSCBP Engineer (chemistry and biology), oenologist with a degree from Bordeaux University, MBA from ESSEC. Joined Chêne & Cie in 2003.