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October 14, 2019

David Coulthard: The Ultimate F1 Insight

One of the sport’s most widely recognised personalities, David Coulthard won 13 Grands Prix during a stellar career spanning 15 seasons with the Williams, McLaren and […]
August 15, 2019

So you want to start an F1 team?

Chase Carey, CEO of Formula 1, is reportedly keen on attracting a high profile F1 entrant from the United States as part of his plans to […]
May 29, 2019

Goodbye Niki Lauda

On the morning August 1st, 1976, a fan approached Niki Lauda in the Nurburgring paddock and asked him for an autograph.  Niki, the reigning Champion, had […]
May 28, 2019

The Culture of Success

Culture eats Strategy for Breakfast;  a business mantra that came to mind when I heard Maurizio Arrivabene’s tetchy reply of “that is your opinion…” when, in […]
November 27, 2018

Winning. Spa-Francorchamps, 1998

Spa-Francorchamps circuit.Framed by the Ardennes, designed for the committed and courageous, a flowing theatre of racing wrapped in a ribbon of tarmac.If there was a venue […]
November 27, 2018

A lesson in Leadership

When both the Haas Formula One cars retired from last week’s Australian Grand Prix, team driver Romain Grosjean demonstrated why it is that great leadership is […]
April 5, 2018
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Three events, three countries, three key business topics

20 Sept 2011; Excellence in execution, Client Centricity and Risk Management – three topics covered by Mark Gallagher in three days, for clients from industries as […]
April 5, 2018

F1 takes India by storm; and vice versa

At a time when we have been increasingly used to new F1 events, the arrival of the World Championship circus at the Buddh International Circuit has […]
April 5, 2018

Why F1 represents the pinnacle of team work and collaboration

Among the range of topics I get asked to speak about, team work is one of the most popular, and it isn’t difficult to understand why. […]
April 5, 2018

Bahrain – a lesson in communication

One of the first lessons you learn when working in Public Relations is that your job is not to create a false image but to present […]
April 5, 2018

Le Mans – an iconic challenge

There’s a wonderful opening sequence to the 1971 movie Le Mans when Steve McQueen drives his slate-grey Porsche 911S through the French countryside en route to […]
April 5, 2018

Innovation; a key ingredient for success

Speaking for the Atex Group at their conference this week, I drew parallels between the need for constant innovation in Formula One and the challenges facing […]