Monique Roosmale Nepveu

About Monique Roosmale Nepveu

Birth Year: 1940
Birth Place: France
Known for: minority shareholder of Louis Dreyfus Group
Spouse(s): Louis Jan Roosmale Nepveu
Children: 2
Parent(s): Jean Louis-Dreyfus Jeanne Madeline Depierre
Relatives: Marie-Jeanne Meyer (sister) Robert Louis-Dreyfus (brother)

Monique Roosmale Nepveu

Monique Roosmale Nepveu was born on 1940 in France. Monique has a 12% stake in commodities behemoth Louis Dreyfus Holdings; her sister Maria-Jeanne Meyer is also a billionaire. Their sister-in-law, Margarita, took over the firm following their brother's death in 2009. Relations between the billionaire sisters and their brother's widow are said to be cold. Neither sister has commented on plans to sell their stakes in the company, which Margarita reportedly wants to buy.
Monique Roosmale Nepveu is a member of Food and Beverage



She was married to Louis Jan "Jack" Roosmale Nepveu (August 8, 1928 – April 9, 2013). Her husband, a Dutch commoner born in Pretoria, South Africa was previously engaged to Princess Marie Louise of Bulgaria but the wedding did not take place. They have two children.


Born Monique Louis-Dreyfus, she was one of three children born to Jean and Jeanne Madeline (née Depierre) Louis-Dreyfus. Her brother is Robert Louis-Dreyfus and her sister is Marie-Jeanne Meyer. Her Father was Jewish and her mother Roman Catholic. She is the great granddaughter of Léopold Louis-Dreyfus, founder of the Louis-Dreyfus Group, which had begun buying and selling wheat in the Alsace region a century earlier, and rapidly Diversified into shipping, oil and other commodities. Her grandfather was Louis Louis-Dreyfus who served in the French Parliament during the French Third Republic. After the death of her brother Robert, his widow and second wife Margarita Louis-Dreyfus (born Rita Bogdanova), inherited 60% of the Louis Dreyfus Group (later increased to 65% in 2012). Monique owns 12.5% of the Louis Dreyfus Group making her a Billionaire.

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