Dallara appoint new Managing Director Dallara the Italian based race car constructor and R&D facility today announced the appointment of Mr. Andrea Pontremoli as their new Managing Director.
Mr. Pontremoli will work very closely with the company President Mr. Gian Paolo Dallara and will take over operational responsibility of the company in the coming months and also take a minority share holding. Andrea brings to Dallara considerable business experience and has a spectacular record in management of technology led companies. He joins Dallara from IBM Italia where he was President and CEO and had a career spanning 27 years.
Andrea’s appointment comes at an important time for Dallara as the company expands further to meet the global demands of the flourishing range of projects being undertaken, particularly in the automotive consultancy business. He will re-organize and prepare the company for the challenges that lie ahead as continued investment takes place in both facilities and personnel.
Having been raised in Bardi in the province of Parma near Dallara, Andrea Pontremoli said, “Dallara is a company that I have always been interested in and long been impressed by and is today a world leader in the racecar automotive consultancy business. For me to become involved with them is like the realization of an ambition and I look forward to the challenges it brings and to continuing the Dallara traditions of engineering excellence and customer support world wide. Dallara is a present a small company but with a massive reputation, it will be my objective to further enhance this hard won reputation whilst taking the company boldly forward into the 21st century with some exciting new projects and expansion plans.”
Gian Paolo Dallara - President of Dallara said, “We are pleased and honored that someone of Andre’s stature and ability is joining us. We are at a pivotal time in the history of Dallara and whilst I intend to remain very active in the company I believe now is the right time to start to hand over the day to day operational duties. In Andrea I am sure we have a strong capable leader and innovative thinker that will serve us well as we go forward in this ever increasingly global business.” Dallara PR
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