At the age of 64, the son of the founder Jean Desjoyaux heads up a profitable business that is experiencing a high level of growth, with new international ambitions. An eternal optimist, Jean-Louis Desjoyaux believes that in the hands of his children and nephews the company “really has the potential to explode”.
3rd best performance in 2017, 60 million euros invested in 6 years.
Goal : develop in France, abroad and rely on innovation.
Question to Cyril CHASTRE, Human Resources Manager
What are the main human qualities required to join the Desjoyaux group ?
This is a complex question to answer, as it’s difficult to reduce the DESJOYAUX group to one or two values. However, I believe that common sense and customer service really are the main characteristics of our company. I’d also highlight another aspect that sums up the state of mind of all employees, and that is PASSION. A passion for a job in service of our customers.
Desjoyaux eco-builds its swimming pools
« We throw nothing away », summarises Jean-Louis Desjoyaux, Chairman and Managing Director of the swimming pool company that bears his name. The family mid-sized business based in La Fouillouse (Loire) has included recycling in its production processes for many years. The manufacturer has developed a complete process for manufacturing shuttering modules for its swimming pools out of recycled polypropylene.
Jean-Christophe Cedrych, is 47 years old and is basically a salesman. He teamed up with an old friend, who is a builder, to take over Piscines Desjoyaux agency at La Seyne-sur-Mer (83), in February 2012.
Our objective is to open around ten points of sale over the next 18 months
Steve Billon – Desjoyaux Piscines Nord 42
Stay independent or join a network? This question is regularly asked by many of you, with the changes that are continually occurring in the world of the swimming pool. This section « Why I chose » allows those who, one day, decided to join a network, to tell you why. Today, it’s Steve Billon, Desjoyaux Piscines at Mably, close to Roanne (42), who tells us the reasons for his choice.
The family company Piscines Desjoyaux has more than 30 years of experience in the swimming pool construction profession, and is still expanding its network. Between now and mid-2015, the group is thus aiming to recruit around ten new agents. This is explained by Olivier Chambe, the Network Manager.