Jean-Paul Chapeleau is Deputy CEO in charge of industrial studies, purchasing and product development. He is the General Manager of Jeanneau and Prestige since 2009 and will pass the helm to Paul Blanc in April 2020. He joined the Group's Management Board in 2014.
A business school graduate, Jean-Paul Chapeleau joined Jeanneau in 1980. After a first five-year assignment in sales management, he was Director of Logistics for Jeanneau until 1995. He then served as Aftersales and Customer Service Director for 10 years. From 1992 to 1999, Jean-Paul Chapeleau was instrumental in the development of Jeanneau's production in Poland. From 2006 to 2009, he was in charge of Jeanneau's marketing, before later heading up its business development.