A management reshuffle has promoted McLaren team boss Martin Whitmarsh to two new roles.

The 51-year-old  – a board member of McLaren Group and McLaren Automotive – is to become the CEO of the McLaren Group and Deputy Chairman of McLaren Automotive, following the resignation of Sir Richard Lapthorne of his non-Executive Chairman roles of both companies.

Martin Whitmarsh

Ron Dennis remains as Chairman of both the McLaren Group and its new road car division, McLaren Automotive.

[Original image via The Guardian]

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