5 Minutes with Leaders: James Pallotta

The AS Roma Owner on becoming everyone’s second team, the new stadium, and technological innovation.

James Pallotta is Owner of Italian Serie A soccer side AS Roma. The Founder and Chairman of Raptor Capital Management LP, Pallotta serves on the boards of many philanthropic organizations which include: Trustee of the Boston Children’s Hospital; The Buoniconti Fund; Big Brother Association and Berklee College of Music. A Member of the Executive Board of the Boston Celtics NBA team, in August 2012 he became President of AS Roma.

Interviewed backstage at Leaders Meet: Innovation earlier this year, Pallotta gives an honest scorecard of his time in charge at AS Roma, details his strategy for building AS Roma into every soccer fan’s second team, and talks new stadium plans, red tape frustrations, and technology in sport.

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