Pierre Lurton, Chateau d’Yquem

ierre Lurton was appointed Managing Director of Château Cheval Blanc in
1998 at the age of 34 when Bernard Arnault and Albert Frère acquired Château Cheval Blanc from the Fourcault-Laussac family. In 2004, he was appointed President of Château d’Yquem. Additionally, he is President of Cheval des Andes in Argentina, a joint venture between Bodega de Chandon (part of LVMH group’s Chandon vineyards)

and Cheval Blanc. Last, but not least, he created and developed his own vineyard in the Entre-Deux-Mers, Château Marjosse. Pierre has an old boat and dreams of competing in the America’s Cup. He is also a keen horseman and appreciates riding as much in the Andes Cordillera as the Entre-Deux-Mers.

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