Fox launches private equity firm for esports

Echo Fox owner and three-time NBA champion Rick Fox has pulled together a group of investors to create a private equity firm focused on esports, the group announced Thursday.

Vision Venture Partners, a group that includes Fox, Echo Fox CEO Jace Hall, Echo Fox investor Amit Raizada and former co-owner of the NHL’s San Jose Sharks, is a new firm that will “focus on investments in the hyper-growth of esports, digital entertainment and lifestyle food and beverage sectors,” the company said in a press release...