Red Bull reacts to losing senior engineers to Mercedes
21 December, 2013
In the wake of two Red Bull senior engineers defecting to Mercedes, the World Champions have reacted rapidly by promoting internally.
The team released a statement announcing: “Infiniti Red Bull Racing is pleased to advise that Pierre Waché, Chief Engineer, Car Performance, will take over responsibility for the Vehicle Dynamics department for the team with immediate effect.”
“Having been recruited twelve months ago, Pierre joined the team from Sauber in June and is now well positioned to take on this new role. ”
The statement added, “The team would like to thank Mark Ellis and Giles Wood for their contribution and wish them well for the future.” (Red Bull F1)
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