Date of Foundation: 1980
Sales: c. EUR 50M
Date of equity investment: November 2013 / December 2017
In November 2013, Groupe Chevrillon became the majority shareholder of Dugas SAS, alongside its founder and CEO François-Xavier Dugas. Founded in 1980, Dugas SAS became the leading distributor of spirits and brands creation with more than 4,200 clients among wine shops and professional distribution. Featuring an exclusive portfolio of more than forty brands especially of rums and whiskeys, the company has experienced strong growth over the last 5 years. It has a unique expertise in the promotion of its brand portfolio to its customers. In December 2017, the Groupe Chevrillon became a minority shareholder of Dugas SAS, selling most of its shares to Equistone.