Juventus football club is loved and followed by many. The club’s glory was on the rise during the days of Christiano Ronaldo. He has now departed to join Manchester United. However, the glory of the club can still be felt as big names such as Paulo Dybala and Alvaro Morata are still present. This article seeks to unveil the owners of Juventus Football Club and the source of their wealth.
Full name of the Club:
Juventus Football Club S.P.A
Current Chairperson of Juventus Football club:
Juventus Head Coach:
The Agnelli Family. Those in Italy must have heard this name several times. The Agnelli family is a multi-billion industry business dynasty family that was founded by Giovanni Agnelli.
Most of the family members of the Agnelli Family are key stakeholders in the Giovanni Agnelli B.V company that holds a majority shares in the Juventus football club.
Other businesses owned by the Agnelli Family:
The dynasty family has key stakes in Italy’s largest car manufacturer known as Fiat motor company. Giovanni Agnelli was one of the founders of the company.
Key Sources of Wealth for the Owners
Giovanni Agnelli was born in 1866 to a family of wealthy landowners. From the onset, the family has been very wealthy. He was a military man, amasing a lot of wealth during his military days. The Agnelli family supplied machine guns, aircraft engines, and ambulances during world war one between 1914 and 1918.
The Mirafiori Manufacturing Company
They founded the Mirafiori company located in the outskirts of Turin that manufactured military equipment for the Italian Army. Money has been flowing into the family from the onset.
Further Investment by the Owners
The family later invested in owning the Juventus football club which is the largest club in the Italian Seria A by wealth and probably titles. The Juventus owners also own a holding company and a newspaper as well. The motor vehicle company still generates more wealth for the family, making them one of the richest of its kind in the entire world.