Eric Boullier Resigns From McLaren
Eric Boullier Resigns From McLaren As Changes Announced In Leadership Structure
Yesterday, McLaren’s Racing Chief Executive, Zak Brown accepted the resignation from Eric Boullier – stepping down from his position as McLaren’s Racing Director.
This comes as announcements are being made following a change in the technical leadership team. The changes are the beginning of what’s being called a ‘comprehensive programme’ for positive changes in the technical leadership of McLaren’s Racing Organisation.
The team is looking to invest and attract the best talent internally and externally to returnMcLaren Racing to the front of the grid.
Zak Brown, CEO, McLaren Racing: “The performance of the MCL33 in 2018 has not met the expectations of anyone at McLaren, especially the loyal fans – this is not the fault of the hundreds of committed and hard-working men and women at McLaren.”
“The causes are systematic and structural, which require a amor change from within. Today’s announcement, we start to address those issues head on and take the first step on our road to recovery.”
“I would like to take this opportunity on behalf of the entire team to thank Eric for his service and contribution to McLaren and wish him well In his future endeavours.”
Eric Boullier: “I am very proud to have worked with such a brilliant team over the past four years, but I now recognise that the time is right for me to step down. I want to wish everyone at McLaren the best for the remainder of the season and for the future.”