FORMULA ONE MANAGER, ONE OF THE MOST INFLUENTIAL PEOPLE IN FORMULA ONE, ENTREPRENEUR
For more than 30 years, Mark Gallagher has held senior roles in the high-performance environment of Formula One motor racing. Today, he is a Formula One analyst for international media and founder of the sports consulting business Performance Insights Ltd. Gallagher’s management career in Formula One includes more than ten years with the highly-successful Jordan Grand Prix team. Gallagher also ran the Cosworth engine business and established the commercial arm of Red Bull Racing which became 4-times World Champions. More recently, Gallagher worked with Formula One’s governing body (the FIA) to develop the new hybrid petrol-electric engine regulations that were introduced in 2014. He also served as a motor sport consultant for Disney Pixar’s CARS and CARS II. In his book The Business of Winning: Strategic Success from the Formula One Track to the Boardroom, Gallagher explains what it takes to succeed in a competitive business with high technology, high finance, and extremely high stakes.