— Who is MAB?
Marc Antoine Berghgracht comes from a racing background.
His father had horses in training especially LAGUNETTE (Irish Oaks, Prix Vermeille – Francois Boutin), and was also a breeder in Normandy, selling yearlings in Deauville.
So it comes as no surprise, that Marc-Antoine after business studies, started his career in the racing and breeding world.
He started his career in the Haras du Quesnay, where he spent six months before learning veterinarian practice with the renowned Dr Blanchard.
Marc-Antoine wanted to gain an international dimension. He worked in Ireland,graduated at the Irish National Stud, then in Kentucky successively for Taylor Made Farm, Bedford Farm and Clay Camp where he discovered the mechanism of sales at prestigious Keeneland and Saratoga. Afterwards, he moved over to Australia and New Zealand, and he improved his expertise in breeding and training.
Coming back to France, he worked for Agence Française for three years before running the Narvick International French office.
In 1989, he launched in his own company MAB AGENCY.