Born on April 28, 1965 in the French region of La Drôme, Stéphane Courbit is the President of LOV Group. Primarily oriented towards audiovisual production, online betting and luxury hotels,
LOV Group is also present in the energy and crowdfunding sectors.
Stéphane Courbit grew up in Crest (Drôme), and pursued a higher education at the IUT of Valence -Universitary Institute of Technology- and at the Institut Supérieur de Gestion de Paris thanks to the CROUS scholarship program.
In 1994, he teamed up with TV producer and anchorman Arthur and created ASP (Arthur Stéphane Production) which produced the very popular show « Les enfants de la télé ». In 1998, Endemol merged with ASP to form Endemol France that soon became the leading French TV producer. In 2006, Stéphane Courbit sold his shares before leaving the group in 2007.
In February 2016 the merger between Banijay Group and Zodiak makes him head of one of the largest audiovisual production companies in the world.
LOV Group has also invested in crowdfunding.