John Floyd
Motorsport columnist
4 minute read
13 Jan 2021
7:00 am

Meet F1’s new boss

John Floyd

Italian Stefano Domenicali takes over from outgoing Amercian Chase Carey.

New Formula One chief Stefano Domenicali. Photo by Lars Baron/Getty Images

It has been a while since I put digits to keyboard, but one needs the time to relax and contemplate the forthcoming season. With a 13 December finale, it has been a month since the action ceased and circuits fell silent, but the Formula One world certainly has not hibernated. Very evident on the staff appointment list, perhaps one the most significant is the move at the top of the F1 tree. Chase Carey, the man who has led F1 as chief executive and executive chairman of the Liberty Media group since January 2017, is due to step down to...