Alejandro Agag is Mr. Connected. He grew up internationally, receiving a degree in Economics and Business, then was a successful businessman and influential politician in Spain and in then the European Parliament, before he took over Formula E. In 2002 he married the Spanish Prime Ministers Daughter, Ana Aznar Botella. In 2007, the Financial Times named him as one of the 10 “shakers and movers” of the Spanish economy and in 2008, GQ Magazine named him as the Spanish “Businessman of the Year.”
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Formula E operates in 10 countries including China, the US, the UK and Germany and because it operates on a street circuit it requires serious political connections. He has the ear of the worlds most important politicians and knows how to talk to them
“Under Alejandro’s leadership as CEO, the series has established itself as a leading global motorsport and is set to continue its impressive performance and trajectory going forward,” outgoing board chairman Simon Freer said. SOURCE
Motor Trend calls him the “visionary” behind the Off Road Extreme E and Electric Boating. He is promoter clean energy and champions global climate change issues, to the rich and powerful.