Vincent Bolloré could succeed Jean-René Fourtou at the head of Vivendi

by bold-lichterman

According to information from the Journal du Dimanche, dated April 28, Vincent Bolloré could replace Jean-René Fourtou next year at the head of the supervisory board of the Vivendi group, in which he now owns 5% of the capital.

Almost 74 years old, Jean-René Fourtou has been the president of Vivendi for eleven years and should not go to the end of his mandate, which is due to end in 2016, specifies his entourage.

Quoted by the JDD, the Breton businessman specifies nevertheless: “Nothing is decided at this stage”, while recognizing however this assumption.