Guillaume Deglise to join Albert Bichot as CEO

Burgundy producer Domaines Albert Bichot has announced that Guillaume Deglise is to join as CEO on 21 January this year.

The former CEO of Vinexpo will succeed Benoît de Charette who has been in the role for the last 27 years.

As well as his time at Vinexpo, Deglise has worked for Bollinger and Laurent-Perrier in Champagne. Albéric Bichot, president of the company, said:

“Our family House celebrates 2019 by beginning a new chapter in its history. I wish to pay tribute to Benoît de Charette for his outstanding contribution, as we have formed an efficient and complimentary duo over the years. I am now looking forward to welcoming Guillaume Deglise in our family house. This is a crucial step for the winery’s ongoing development.”

Guillaume Deglise added: “This is a great opportunity to join the House Albert Bichot as the company currently achieves a strong growth of its operational and commercial activities. I am truly honoured and excited to take up this new challenge and to work closely with the team.”

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