Advisory Board Member
|Organisation/Company||NISSAN – INFINITI|
|Industry Experience (yrs)||12|
Tommaso Volpe leads Nissan and INFINITI racing programs.
Appointed as Nissan’s global motorsports director on April 1st 2020, Volpe oversees Nissan’s Formula E, Super GT, Prototype and GT3 racing programs.
Volpe has a wealth of motorsports experience, leading INFINITI motorsports since 2014. Here, Volpe has strengthened the role of INFINITI in F1, transforming it from sponsor to technical partner for Renault F1® Team - including the co-development of the race car’s Energy Recovery System, strengthening the INFINITI Engineering Academy, and developing the Project Black S high-performance road car.
Previously, Volpe was head of marketing at Lotus Cars, overseeing road car marketing and the Lotus F1 Team partnership.
Volpe started his automotive career with Ferrari in 2008, as corporate marketing manager at the company’s headquarters. Before that, he worked at Johnson & Johnson and KPMG.
An Italian national, Volpe is based at Nissan’s European headquarters in Paris. He has a master’s degree in economics.