China, Governance & Commercial Growth | Aug 12, 2016
Erick Thohir, Inter Milan

Erick Thohir is an Indonesian businessman and President and minority owner of Italian football club, FC Internazionale Milano of which he recently sold a controlling 68.55 percent stake to Suning Commerce Group in a deal worth around 300 million euro (Thohir remains as president with a 31 percent stake). He also owns a minority stake in the NBA’s Philadephia 76ers, is a majority stakeholder in the MLS team, DC United, and is co-owner of the AirAsia Asean Basketball League, which he set up to promote the sport across the region.

Thohir talks to Leaders about the appeal of investing in european football and the rivalry between the two Milan giants.

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