Our Team

OUR TEAM


Our people are more than just colleagues, we are family. Our ethos is one of respect for each other and fostering an atmosphere where everyone can thrive, making Domaine Des Jeanne the best we can be.

Lord Mervyn Davies

Lord Mervyn Davies

FOUNDER

A businessman and family man, but above all, a Welshman, Lord Mervyn Davies of Abersoch has enjoyed a successful career in banking and government. Both of which, he says with good humour, have fuelled his love of good wine.

Lady Jeanne Davies

Lady Jeanne Davies

CO-FOUNDER

Jeanne Davies has been Mervyn’s rock for more than 40 years. A fan of all things Provençal, Jeanne is passionate about wine, art and enjoys experimenting with French food – when she isn’t busy with the wine that is!

Alexandre Samour

Alexandre Samour

Co-FOUNDER & WINEMAKER

Alexandre Samour has been making wine for more than 15 years. His dream of making his own blend came to fruition after a chance meeting with Mervyn Davies in 2011.

Veronique Escande

Veronique Escande

CO-FOUNDER

Described as a petite force of nature, Veronique Escande is Alex’s partner, and the lynchpin bringing together all aspects of the business across the Channel.

Petite Jeanne

Petite Jeanne

DAUGHTER

The daughter of Alex and Veronique, Petite Jeanne was 8 years old when DDJ was born. A lively sprite with sparkling eyes, Jeanne loves accompanying her father to survey the vines.

Denise Douet

Denise Douet

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER - U.K. & Ireland

The powerhouse that manages all our business ventures in the UK and Ireland. Denise joined the team with over 20 years’ experience in luxury retail with leading global brands at Harrods including 10 years as Senior Sales Consultant and VIP Relationship Management with Christian Louboutin. Denise has attended WSET and concluded level 1 and 2.

Darcy David

Darcy David

OFFICE MANAGER - U.K.

Darcy is our Office Manger, and is the brains behind our Accounts in the UK and Ireland. With sixteen years in the Hospitality Industry, Darcy has a great insight into the requirements of our Restaurant, Retail and Private customers. She is committed to providing the best customer service possible and works hard to make sure our customers are happy.

Karine Grey

Karine Grey

SALES - FRANCE

Since 2016, Karine has been looking after our French Market & Sales of DDJ. With a Master’s Degree in International Marketing & Sales in Wines & Spirits, Karine adds a wealth of experience having been Export Manager and Export Agent for various winegrowers from Languedoc, Rhone Valley, Loire, Burgundy, Rhone, Provence & Languedoc-Roussillon.

Nathaly Ferrier

Nathaly Ferrier

OFFICE MANAGER - FRANCE

Nathaly is our Office Manger in France. She wears a lot of hats around the winery. You can mostly find her in the office working on Accounts, Administration, Sales, Wine-Tasting and greeting visitors with a smile.  Nathaly is usually the friendly face that you meet when you visit us to see our Vineyard. 

Domaine Des Jeanne is an established wine company based in our Luberon vineyard in Provence.

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