Beyond United Autosports, Zak Brown is Executive Director of the McLaren Group Ltd, which includes their Formula One team. Prior to joining McLaren, Brown was Chief Executive Officer of CSM Sport & Entertainment, a position to which he was appointed in March 2015. He was also the Executive Chairman of Just Marketing International (JMI), the world’s largest motorsport marketing agency. Brown founded JMI in 1995 and the company was acquired by CSM, a division of Chime Communications plc in 2013.
Brown is also on the Board of Cosworth Engineering, the global technology and engineering business, and in January 2016 was appointed Chairman of Motorsport Network, the pre-eminent global motorsport media outlet.
Born and raised in California, Brown is currently based in London but is constantly on the move. He is married with two children. Brown pursues his passion for motorsport on and off the track as a partner in United Autosports. Brown races his own collection of historic racing cars, which are prepared and maintained by the team at United Autosports. He also founded the Legends of Motorsport racing series with Bobby Rahal, the 1986 Indianapolis 500 winner.