Today the economy, the portrait – John Textor, from virtual reality to football

Published on : 06/24/2022 – 09:13 John Textor, an American billionaire, has signed to buy the majority of shares in Olympique Lyonnais (OL). This investor has been interested in sport and in particular football for several years. But before that, it has proven itself in virtual reality. ” I have always considered myself a builder, … Read more

Who is John Textor, the man about to become OL’s majority shareholder?

Holograms, special effects, artificial intelligence… The wealthy American John Textor, about to become the majority shareholder of Olympique Lyonnais, is a pioneer of virtual reality. In 2016, Forbes magazine painted John Textor as “Hollywood Virtual Reality Guru”nickname which then came to consecrate the activity of the American entrepreneur in this market. In the 2000s, however, … Read more

Football: who is John Textor, the virtual pioneer who wants to make Olympique Lyonnais his reality?

A businessman with a thousand lives is about to pack his bags in Lyon. The wealthy American John Textor, on the way to becoming the majority shareholder of Olympique Lyonnais – as announced by the club on Monday June 20 –, is in reality, above all, a pioneer of virtual reality. In 2016, Forbes magazine … Read more

Football: who is John Textor, the virtual pioneer who wants to make OL his reality

In 2016, Forbes magazine painted John Textor as “Hollywood Virtual Reality Guru”nickname which then came to consecrate the activity of the American entrepreneur in this market. In the 2000s, however, it was in the cinema that the former computer programmer mystified the spectators. From 2006 to 2012, the businessman chaired the board of directors of … Read more