June 15, 1999 Battle Over Chateau d'Yquem Ends With LVMH as New Owner For more than two years, the two men had been bitter adversaries. But in mid-April, Bernard Arnault, LVMH's acquisition-driven CEO, flew to Bordeaux and dined at Chateau d'Yquem with its longtime director, Count Alexandre de Lur Saluces.
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