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Marc Priestley, Former McLaren F1 Pit Crew

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Marc Priestley spent ten years as a member of the McLaren Formula One pit crew as a race mechanic. In that time he worked with drivers including Kimi Raikkönen, David Coulthard, Fernando Alonso, Lewis Hamilton, and Jenson Button. He offers a first-hand insight into the workings of a top-flight F1 team.

Looking at every aspect of F1, and in particular the unique role of the pit crew, Marc examines the communication, teamwork, pressure and strategy involved in a sport where millions are spent shaving hundredths of seconds off lap times. Looking at marginal gains and connecting that to a real world business talk.

Themes covered:

  • Marginal gains
  • Team Work
  • High pressure performance
  • Communication