Sébastien Espinasse is originally from Brive la Gaillarde, a region in France well-known for its gastronomical talent. His passion is making traditional and authentic French cuisine. When he came to the San Francisco Bay Area 21 years ago for his studies (MBA), he immediately fell in love with the cosmopolitan ambiance of the city and the opportunities the area afforded him to pursue the culinary arts. After a year-long internship at the San Francisco Marriott Hotel, he continued to take an interest in the products specific to his region in France. He took the position of VP Sales and Marketing for Fabrique Délices in 1998 and move up to the position of President in January 2020.
CHIEF operating officer
Rohit joins Fabrique Délices in 2020 as the Chief Operating Officer with a passion for good food and bringing people together. Rohit is a strategic, resourceful and results-driven executive and entrepreneur combining a strong technical and financial background coupled with a keen business acumen and strong critical thinking and pragmatic problem-solving skills. He possesses over 15 years of proven excellence in operations, marketing, business development, strategy and planning, risk management, regulatory compliance, and stakeholder management, with particular expertise in building brands. Outside of work, Rohit enjoys the outdoors, cooking, traveling and has always made helping people and having a positive impact on communities a priority through his leadership involvement with several nonprofit organizations.
Céline joins Fabrique Délices in 2020 as the Marketing Manager. Originally from France, she started a career as a Marketing Communications Manager in a large French B2B Company, then moved to San Francisco. With over 8 years of experience in digital and traditional marketing, creating marketing plans, events and campaigns, she brings her experience and her French Culture to the company. During her spare time, Céline likes hiking, running and traveling, as well as spending time with family.
Chef Charcutier, Traiteur
Antonio Pinheiro, Chef Charcutier-Traiteur and Co-owner of Fabrique Délices was born in Portugal near Lisbonne in 1961. In 1979, he was graduated from “L’école Lenotre” where he studied and learned “l’art de la charcuterie”. He then worked for several Artisanal Charcuterie in France. In 1982 after joining Sapar SA, a French “Charcuterie” he moved to San Francisco along with Marc Poinsignon to manage Fabrique Délices, a subsidiary of Sapar SA. Ten years later, he and Poinsignon purchased Fabrique Délices.
Marc Poinsignon, Président and Co-owner of Fabrique Délices was born in Meaux near Paris, France in 1963. In 1984, he graduated from “L’ecole Hotelière de Paris” where he studied and learned a great deal about hotel & restaurant management as well as traditional cuisine. He then worked for several 3 stars restaurants in Paris and London. In 1985 after joining Sapar SA, a French “Charcuterie” he moved to San Francisco along with Antonio Pinheiro to manage Fabrique Délices, a subsidiary of Sapar SA. Ten years later, he and Pinheiro purchased Fabrique Délices.