Manor appoints Mayer as new CEO

By on Thursday, July 21, 2016
Manor Racing

Manor Racing

Manor has announced the appointment of Thomas Mayer as its new Chief Executive Officer, with his role set to be assumed from the start of August.

Mayer previously occupied the position of Chief Operating Officer at Lotus and Renault, but will now move to Manor on August 1st.

"This is a time of growth and development for Manor," said Team Owner, Stephen Fitzpatrick.

"We’ve been pushing hard to get the team back on track – figuratively and literally – and our recent point-scoring performance in the Austrian Grand Prix shows that we’re making progress.

"Thomas will bring people together and help us focus clearly to accelerate improvement.

"He brings highly relevant F1 business experience, as well as a strong engineering background, and he shares our passion to succeed and challenger spirit.

"I’m delighted that he has agreed to join the team to spearhead our longer term strategy."

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