Dear Grands Maîtres,
At the end of the Ordinary General Meeting held on 9th June 2023, the Executive Board of the Grand Conseil du Vin de Bordeaux elected Jean-Marc Dulong as Grand Maître & President of the GCVB, taking over from Grand Maître Hubert de Boüard de Laforest, at the end of his term of office of four years.
The Grand Conseil sincerely thanks Hubert de Boüard de Laforest for his devotion and commitment as Grand Maître, on behalf of all the wines of Bordeaux, during these past four years, since 2019. Hubert de Boüard de Laforest expressed that it had been a pleasure and an honour.
The Ceremony of Handover of Power took place on Tuesday 12th September 2023, at midday at the CIVB in the foyer of the CIVB (Wine Bar). Hubert de Boüard de Laforest, Grand Maître Emeritus, now hands over to the new Grand Maître and President of the Grand Conseil du Vin de Bordeaux, Jean-Marc Dulong.