The Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team is pleased to announce two key engineering appointments for the 2014 season.

Nico Rosberg, Mercedes AMG F1 W04 leads team mate Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1 W04
Nico Rosberg, Mercedes AMG F1 W04 leads team mate Lewis Hamilton, Mercedes AMG F1 W04

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These two newly created roles will further strengthen the team's technical organisation, particularly in the fields of simulation and vehicle dynamics.

Mark Ellis will join the team as Performance Director in June 2014. Giles Wood will take up the position of Chief Engineer, Simulation and Development at the same time.

Both new recruits will join Mercedes AMG Petronas from Red Bull Technology.

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