Gino Pozzo is the owner of the Watford Football Club in England. He is highly recognized for obtaining lackluster lower division football clubs. He has led the team into the lead flight leagues in their individual native countries. It is one of the most famous football clubs in the sports world.
Gino Pozzo comes from a passionate family and lovers of football, Gianpaulo, and Giuliana Pozzo. The family has maintained a continued loyalty to the Udinese club for many years. He spent his entire childhood in Udine, Italy. Then he relocated to the United States at the age of 18.
He enrolled for studies and acquired a master’s degree from Harvard University. After his marriage to a Catalan, he moved to Barcelona, Spain where he lived for 20 years. In 2013, Gino and his family moved again to London at Vicarage road to ensure direct involvement in the day-to-day operations of his football club.
The Pozzo family has a global legacy of passion for football in their genes. The family enterprise started with Gino’s father Gianpaulo who bought the Udinese club in 1986 with earnings from a tool-making business. In addition, the family owned a woodworking enterprise which was sold in 2008 in order to concentrate on their investments in the football clubs.
The Pozzo family sports club ownership model is transforming the sports industry. Gino has a great reputation of being one of the leading forward thinkers among the club owners in Europe. The experience with Udinese Calcio local club has enabled the entire family to learn various things in the sports field.
Gino’s unique approach of the club model ownershiphelped turn the club around into success and development. This was since he became on board at Udinese in 1993. He has contributed hugely to the family’s expansion in sports at an international level.