The Williams F1 Team announced today that Claire Williams has been promoted to a newly created Deputy Team Principal to work alongside Frank Williams and assist in the day to day running of the outfit. Claire has previously held several positions in the group, gradually working her way up. They include Director of Marketing and Communications and Head of Investor Relations.
Frank Williams spoke of the new role, saying: “Over the past decade, Claire has worked tirelessly for Williams. Her knowledge of the sport and passion for the team is unquestionable... With Claire being appointed Deputy Team Principal, I know the future of Williams is in extremely safe hands.”
Meanwhile, Claire herself added: “I have grown up in the sport and learnt the ropes from one of F1’s legendary team principals. I understand the commitment that every person within the team gives each day to see our car out on the track and I’m determined to see us back at the top.”
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References AT&T Williams, Claire Williams, Williams F1 Team, Williams Martini Racing
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