Ross Brawn, Managing Director of Motor Sports, Formula 1®

Ross Brawn was named Managing Director of the Formula 1 Motor Sports division in January 2017. With a 40-year engineering and management career in motor racing he is credited with having unparalleled technical knowledge of the industry, and is responsible for supporting the evolution of Formula 1.

Mr. Brawn is one of the most successful and innovative technical directors in Formula 1 history. A racing legend, he has won 22 FIA World Championships and the Le Mans 24 Hours, including 11 FIA Formula One World Championships with Ferrari, seven FIA Formula One World Championships with Williams and Benetton and both of the 2009 FIA Formula One World Drivers’ and Constructors’ Championships with his own BrawnGP team.

He sold the BrawnGP team to Mercedes-Benz in 2010 and, over the following three years, continued as Team Principal to lay the foundations that enabled the team to go on and win every FIA Formula One World Championship from 2014 to the current racing season.

With unmatched experience and strong industry relationships, Ross Brawn works with the Formula 1 teams and promoters to improve the competition and bring fans closer to the action.