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Barbancourt now 100% owned by Delphine Gardère

Barbancourt’s owner Delphine Gardère. Photo credit: Le Nouvelliste

Delphine Gardere Holdings (DGH) announced the complete acquisition of the capital stock of Société du Rhum Barbancourt, D. Gardère et Cie, in a statement published on Friday. The announcement caps a winding saga of ownership disputes in the Gardere family.

“Today, I now control 100% of the shares of Société du Rhum Barbancourt through a leveraged buyout,” Delphine Gardère told Le Nouvelliste.

She also said in the statement that Barbancourt remains a Haitian family business rooted in the history and economy of the country. Source

Onz Chery

Onz Chery

A City College of New York graduate, Onz Chery covers politics, health, crime and other topics for The Haitian Times. He previously wrote for Elite Sports New York and the Cosmopolitan Soccer League. Chery can be contacted by email at [email protected] or on twitter @onz_11.
Onz Chery
Nov. 16, 2020

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