Chiefs Travis Kelce and Patrick Mahomes Invest in Alpine’s F1 Fund

Alpine and Otro Capital have received a major boost with the inclusion of renowned sports stars as new strategic investors in their €200 million fund. Notable figures like Patrick Mahomes, Travis Kelce, Rory McIlroy, and Anthony Joshua have joined the venture.

Otto Capital is expanding its pool of prestigious investors within Alpine, which already featured influential names such as RedBird Capital Partners, Maximum Effort Investments, and actor Ryan Reynolds. Their previous investment of €200 million had secured a 24% stake in the French racing team.

The latest influx of investors involves world-class athletes, including Patrick Mahomes and Travis Kelce from the Kansas City Chiefs, renowned golfer Rory McIlroy, former Heavyweight champion boxer Anthony Joshua, and Liverpool footballer Trent Alexander-Arnold.

Travis Kelce expressed his enthusiasm, saying, “Our shared passion for excellence and innovation forms the cornerstone of this partnership. It’s about being able to contribute to a sport that demands precision, teamwork, and relentless pursuit of success.”

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Patrick Mahomes, who is passionate about various sports, emphasized the significance of this partnership, stating, “It’s an exciting time for the sport, and this is an opportunity to bring our shared values to the world stage.”

Anthony Joshua saw this investment as an exceptional opportunity, noting, “The heritage of the team, mixed with the global growth of Formula 1 as a sport and brand, made this a very serious proposition. I am excited to start this journey with Otro and a great group of fellow investors.”

Rory McIlroy shared his excitement about joining Alpine F1 and connecting his passion for sports, competition, and striving for excellence.

Other prominent investors include former footballers Juan Mata and Trent Alexander-Arnold, as well as Roger Ehrenberg, founder of Eberg Capital and investor in the Miami Marlins and Real Salt Lake.

This diverse group of investors is committed to contributing to the continued success of the Alpine F1 team. Their investment comes at a time when Formula 1 is experiencing remarkable growth as both a sport and a brand.

Alec Scheiner, co-founder of Otro Capital, expressed his appreciation for the commitment of these high-caliber investors in elevating the Alpine F1 team.

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