Billionaire Vincent Bollore, the Vivendi SA investor who took over as chairman today, said he’ll oversee the company’s transformation into a media business and seek cooperation among its TV and music units.
Havas SA, the French advertising agency partly-owned by billionaire Vincent Bollore, said David Jones is standing down as chief executive to start his own company. Chairman Yannick Bollore will take over the top job.
French billionaire Vincent Bollore is set to introduce an automotive version of London’s “Boris Bikes” short-term bicycle-rental program as he quadruples outlets in the U.K. capital for charging electric vehicles.
Bollore SA, an investment company controlled by French billionaire Vincent Bollore, is competing to expand its African unit to operate five more port terminals and is eyeing similar growth in Asia and Latin America.