Sylvie Cazes has been a key figure in the French wine scene for many years: the owner of Château Chauvin, joint owner of Château Lynch-Bages, president of the Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux from 2008 to 2013, and President of Bordeaux’s Cité du Vin. She is also the owner of the famous gastronomic restaurant Le Chapon Fin, situated in Bordeaux. In 2010, Mme. Cazes was named “Woman of the Year” by the magazine Drinks Business