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The painful decisions Jost Capito faces as Williams boss - MPH

Simon Roberts took over the Williams Team Principal role as Claire Williams bowed out after last year’s Italian Grand Prix. Roberts had joined the team, from McLaren, as MD only a few months previously. Now he is standing down with immediate effect. Jost Capito, CEO of the team since December, will now also assume the Team Principal role.
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Jost Capito takes over from Simon Roberts as Williams team principal

Williams has announced that it has named Jost Capito as its new team principal after an internal restructuring of positions. Capito joined Williams as CEO from Volkswagen last year but will now move into the team principal role, taking over the post from Simon Roberts who’d held the position following the Williams family’s F1 departure in 2020.
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Jost Capito Brings Williams F1 Team a Sorely Missing Ingredient

Jost Capito, 62, becomes CEO of the Williams F1 team on February 1. Williams has gradually slid back through the F1 field and has won just one race in 16 seasons—Pastor Maldonado's win in the Spanish Grand Prix of 2012. Williams has been in a decline and recent years, finishing...
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Jost Capito named CEO of Williams Formula One team

The Williams Formula One team on Thursday announced key changes to its leadership as it leaves behind the Williams family era and enters the one under the control of new owner Dorilton Capital. The team has named Jost Capito as CEO. He starts the new role on February 1, 2021,...
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Formula 1: Williams appoint Jost Capito as new chief executive officer

Williams have appointed German Jost Capito as their new chief executive officer from February 2021. A widely respected and experienced motorsport manager, the 62-year-old’s most recent position in Formula 1 was as CEO of McLaren Racing. He was at the team for five months until February 2017 before becoming a...
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Ex-VW, McLaren head Jost Capito to become Williams F1's CEO

German motor industry and racing veteran Jost Capito will become Williams Formula 1 team's new CEO in February, while Simon Roberts takes on the role of team principal full-time. Capito, 62, has a busy CV that features spells working for several manufacturers and F1 teams in a variety of roles.
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Williams appoints Jost Capito as CEO, Simon Roberts remains team principal

Williams has announced ex-Volkswagen boss Jost Capito will join the team next year as CEO. Williams has confirmed that Jost Capito will join the team as chief executive officer and that Simon Roberts will remain as team principal next season. Capito will join the team from February 2021 for his...