Jean-Pierre Chevreton

jean pierre chevreton

Jean-Pierre Chevreton


  • Wood engineer
  • Fluent English
  • 29 years experience in international wood trade and wood industry.
  • Achats, Commercial, Production.

Employment History

2005-2009 DLH - Nordisk Group / Denmark - Industrial Manager

MissionsSupport and follow up of the industrial subsidiaries worldwide.

Reporting to the Board, in charge of 2 main tasks: direct control on Brazilian and Polish industrial facilities: production, results, investments… marketing and products development: customers requirements, sourcing strategy, and support to sales teams.

1989-2005 Wood Purchase Manager
Lapeyre Saint-Gobain Group /France

MissionsIn charge, on behalf of the Group factories, of the short and medium term policy for the raw material and components procurement and supply chain: logistic, sea freight, port operators.

- Annual purchased volumes: an equivalent of 120.000m3 lumber / value: 55 M€ from Europe (France, Scandinavia, Eastern and Central, Baltic’s), US, Canada, Africa, Brazil, Far East.
- Saint-Gobain Distribution Division: European Coordinator for procurement.
- Responsibility for sourcing of finish products from Brazil and Central Europe.
- Environmental and certification policy of the Group: set up and extension of certified products, certification of our factories chains of custody, relations with the stake holders as environmental NGO’s.
- Forecast missions: Central America, Australia 2001, and China 2003.

1985-1989 French market sales responsible. Ets Gage / France

MissionsIn charge of Scandinavian suppliers.

Timber and wood products trade agency

1981-1985 Commercial manager. Rollin Dupret company / France

MissionsIn charge of sales and wood procurement.

Planning mill and wood impregnation