Patrick Drahi Wife? Is Patrick Drahi married? Officially known as Patrick Drahi was born to Marcel Drahi and Lucette Drahi on August 20, 1963, in Casablanca, Morroco.
Since his inception into mainstream businesses, he has served as the founder and majority shareholder of telecom group Altice and also has 18% shares in BT Group.
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He started his business career with an American partner and they pitch their proposals to mayors in France to lay television cables across their towns. After operating for some time, they sold the company to UPC, a company owned by John C Malone.
In 2001, he founded the Amsterdam-based holding company Altice ATCE.AS, which soon began to buy up European cable companies. Drahi owns the Israeli cable television company HOT. In 2013, Drahi founded the international news channel i24news, based in Israel, and broadcasting in French, Arabic, and English.
He founded the French cable operator Numericable. In 2013, Drahi bought SFR, the second-largest mobile phone and internet provider in France, from media conglomerate Vivendi. Drahi and his group Altice entered the American telecommunications market in 2015 by purchasing a 70 percent stake in Suddenlink Communications, the seventh-largest cable company in the US. Suddenlink is valued at $9.1 billion.
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Drahi bought Cablevision from the Dolan family in 2015, renaming it Altice USA with its flagship brand Optimum being the fifth-largest cable operator in the USA. In 2018, the Dolans sued Altice USA over alleged violations of the terms of the sale.
Patrick Drahi Wife: Is Patrick Drahi married?
Patrick Drahi is a happily married man. He has been married to Lina Drahi and they have four children together. Linda Drahi has distanced herself from public attention and rarely interacts with the media. She is the head of the Patrick and Lina Drahi Foundation (PLFA).
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