1984

A momentous year - 1984 - Patrick Veyssière and Pierre Cazaux started Dragon Rouge in Paris, with Radio France and Renault just two of our early clients.

1986

Our relationship with Perrier began in 1986, and has continued throughout our growth and development.

1989

We moved into our new premises just accross the river from the famous Longchamp Racecourse and Bois de Boulogne.

1991

Dorothy Mackenzie and Ian Farnfield set up our first office outside France in 1991, bringing a flavour of London and expertise in sustainibility.

1994

Malgosia Leniarska, a graduate in Egyptian studies, founded our office in Warsaw, at the forefront of branding in Eastern Europe.

2003

Anne Luneau, opened our office in Hamburg, introducing French flair to the German market.

2003

Spreading our wings and influence, our first office in the US was founded in 2003 in the busy flatiron area in New York.

2010

Jean-Baptiste Danet joins as Group CEO, to lead our expansion and global reach.

2011

DR Works, strenghtening our Retail expertise, is established.

2012

Auspiciously, in the Year of the Dragon, Jonathan Chajet joined us to open our office in Shanghai.

2012

We launched Brand Futures in 2012, exploring how major brands might behave and respond to challenges in the year 2030.

2013

Our book, Business is Beautiful - the hard art of standing apart, was published in 2013, launching in Paris in April.

2013

In São Paulo we opened the first Dragon Rouge office in South America with CEO, Alex Sugai.

2014

Our Singapore office was founded in 2014, with Zayn Khan as CEO, establishing our offer to clients across Southeast Asia.

2014

Still going strong, we celebrate 30 years of Dragon Rouge, with Patrick, Pierre and over 300 strategists, designers and innovators around the world.