Lead Owner and Governor, Boston Celtics
Wyc Grousbeck has been Lead Owner and Governor of the Boston Celtics since he conceived of, and led, the purchase of the team in 2002. He named his group “Banner 17 LLC” to signify his primary goal, the Celtics winning a 17th World Championship. That goal was achieved in 2008. He also co-founded Causeway Media Partners, a private equity firm managing over $340 million, focusing on sports and technology investments. Wyc and his wife Emilia Fazzalari most recently co-founded Cincoro Tequila with Jeanie Buss (LA Lakers), Wes Edens (Milwaukee Bucks), and Michael Jordan (Charlotte Hornets). Wyc and his wife Emilia are involved in the Boston Celtics Shamrock Foundation, Boston Children’s Hospital, Mass. Eye and Ear, Camp Jabberwocky, and the Boys and Girls Clubs of Boston. Wyc graduated from Princeton University where he rowed on an undefeated crew that claimed the national championship; the University of Michigan Law School; and Stanford Business School.