F1: Liberty Media appoints Ross Brawn to the post of Managing Director, Motorsports

Former F1 team owner will play a key role in the future of Formula 1

Overdrive January 24, 2017 17:52:42 IST
F1: Liberty Media appoints Ross Brawn to the post of Managing Director, Motorsports

Rumours that Ross Brawn was going to play a key role in the future of Formula 1 have been floating around since news of Liberty Media's takeover of F1 first broke.

It has now been announced that Liberty Media has appointed Ross Brawn to the role of Managing Director, Motor Sports. Brawn has been a key advisor to the company during the entire takeover, and has now been given a role within the group itself. This has been confirmed by Chase Carey, who replaces Bernie Ecclestone as F1's big boss, in his role as CEO of the sport.

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