Marnier-Lapostolle’s Seventh Generation To Lead Lapostolle WinesJune 6, 2013
Marnier-Lapostolle has named Charles de Bournet Marnier Lapostolle as chief executive officer of the company’s Chilean arm, encompassing Lapostolle Winery and Perigree Spirits (the subsidiary that produces the company’s Kappa Pisco). Representing the seventh generation of the Marnier-Lapostolle family to join in leading the business, Bournet Marnier Lapostolle has been living in Chile and working as part of the Lapostolle and Perigree teams since 2006. In addition to his previous role as chief performance officer at Lapostolle, responsible for operations, he was a driving force in the founding of the more recent Perigree venture. As the chief executive of Lapostolle Wines and Perigree Spirits, Bournet Marnier Lapostolle will oversee all business, marketing and administrative functions of those units and join Marnier-Lapostolle’s executive board.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.