About us

Groupe Chevrillon invests in growth companies since 30 years

Groupe Chevrillon invests in service or industrial companies, new or existing, with the aim of turning them into market leaders

Groupe Chevrillon is equally owned by the Chevrillon family and the Besançon-Trébouta family (founder of Laboratoires Delagrange now incorporated into the Sanofi group, of which the family is a shareholder)

Cyrille Chevrillon


Cyrille Chevrillon creates the Group in 1992

In recent years, Groupe Chevrillon has contributed to the development of a dozen companies, among others :

Transform Albingia in a solid insurance company

Transform Albingia, a small insurance company, former branch of AXA, into an independent business specializing in industrial risks with unparalleled financial health (60 millions euros of result)

Position Dugas as the French leader of rum specialized distribution

Lead the transformation of Dugas, a spirit distributor, into the undisputed leader of rums specialty distribution, doubling its revenues between  2013 and 2017

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Premiumise BBS Group rum brands

Premiumize BBS Group brands (Trois Rivières in particular), which was reflected in a 50% increase of its revenues between 2014 and 2019

Groupe Chevrillon has 500 millions of equity, mostly coming from the value created from our previous investments

Groupe Chevrillon invests in growth companies with strong fundamentals and works alongside management teams in the deployment of their vision

Our capital structure gives us flexibility and reactivity

We seek to invest in priority between

30 and 100 millions euros of equity

by transaction but we can also be interested in smaller projects when we have a crush

We support companies with revenues between

10 and 250 millions euros

We usually partner for

3 to 7 years

but we can stay longer depending upon the management’s will

We are interested in

every industry

We can be

majority of minority investor

We invest

with or without

financial leverage

We are dedicated to the companies we support, both on strategic and operationnal concerns : our DNA is to develop companies

We are a toolbox serving the management team, bringing them technical, marketing, commercial and financing skills, while leaving the leadership of operations to the management team

Most of our associates have a corporate operationnal experience and are able to understand the challenges faced by the managers

In practical terms, we support the managers in main recruitements, facility transfers, external growths (even small ones), searches for funding, commercial partnerships, etc.

We have a very short decision-making process which alows us to be super-responsive

We also understand the need to let time take its course, and we are not subject to any time-related pressure

Lastly, our family culture is reflected in the benevolence and accessibility of our teams

It is of our duty to share our success and support the values we believe in, we therefore partners with projects of which we are proud of 

Dragon 8

Cyrille Chevrillon and Nicolas Trébouta created in 2008 the production company Dragon 8, which produces or co-produces feature films, documentaries, plays and music recordings.

In 2012 , Dragon 8 co-produced with the Théâtre du Lucernaire and the Compagnie Laurent Terzieff “Le Regard de Laurent Terzieff,” a DVD with three film and audiovisual testimonies about the work of Laurent Terzieff. Along with the company Les Films du Lendemain, Dragon 8 co-produced in 2008 the movie “Les Regrets” directed by Cédric Khan, and in 2011 “La Dernière Séance,” directed by Laurent Achard and staring Sylvie Pialat.

As for theater, Dragon 8 participated with Laurent Terzieff in 2005 to the production of “Cet Animal Etrange” by Gabriel Arout, directed by Marie Sauvanoix at the Lucernaire theater. In 2011, Dragon 8 contributed to the production of “Si, et autres pièces courtes” by Eugene Ionesco, directed by Emilie Chevrillon and Coralie Handle at the Théâtre des Déchargeurs. Dragon 8 also produced several classical music CDs, especially with the pianist Chantal Stigliani.

In 2017, Dragon 8 co-produced « La Putain du Dessus » at La Huchette theater, a play written by Antonis Tsipianitis, directed by Christophe Bourseiller, and performed by Emilie Chevrillon.

Dans le théâtre, Dragon 8 a participé en 2005 avec Laurent Terzieff à la production de «Cet Animal Etrange» de Gabriel Arout, mise en scène de Marie Sauvaneix, au théâtre du Lucernaire, et en 2011, à la production de « SI » de Eugène Ionesco, mise en scène d’Emilie Chevrillon et Coralie Maniez au théâtre des Déchargeurs. Dragon 8 a également produit plusieurs CD de musique classique, notamment avec la pianiste Chantal Stigliani.

En 2017, Dragon 8 coproduit « La Putain du Dessus » au théâtre de la Huchette, une pièce d’Antonis Tsipianitis, mise en scène par Christophe Bourseiller, et interprétée par Emilie Chevrillon.

Dragon 8
conservatoire paris
National Superior Conservatory of Paris for Music and Dance

The National Superior Conservatory of Paris for Music and Dance’s main mission is to provide a highly specialized education and first-class vocational training in the fields of music, dance and new technologies. The Chevrillon Group financially supports master classes at the Conservatory of Music.

For more information, we invite you to explore the website: www.conservatoiredeparis.fr

HEC Paris

As a graduate of HEC, Cyrille Chevrillon teaches finance and strategy as an affiliate teacher, at his alma mater. Founded in 1881 by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Paris and founding member of Paris Tech, HEC Paris gathers 115 permanent professors, more than 4,000 students and nearly 8,500 managers and executives training each year.

For more information, please visit the university’s website: www.hec.fr