Racing Point announced the creation of a new position in preparation for the 2021 season, when the team will be renamed Aston Martin – Managing Director of Commerce and Marketing. The position was taken by an American specialist Jefferson Slack, who previously worked for Inter Milan, Wasserman, IMG, FIBA and Dorna.
Lawrence Stroll, team owner: “Thanks to the progress on the track and the upcoming renaming of the team to Aston Martin, new perspectives are opening up for us. We are delighted to invite Jefferson Slack to help us realize the global business and marketing opportunities that lie ahead of us. ”
Jefferson Slack: “I believe that the team has brilliant commercial opportunities not only in Formula 1, but in the entire sports industry. We strive to create a new iconic sports brand – the Aston Martin F1 Team, which will be a unique global marketing platform for other brands and partners.
I look forward to working with Lawrence and Otmar Safnauer to build a world-class sales and marketing team. ”