Toto Wolff Biography
(Austrian Former Racing Driver, Investor and CEO of ‘Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team’)
Birthday: January 12, 1972 (Capricorn)
Born In: Vienna, Austria
Toto Wolff is an Austrian investor and former racing driver. He is best known as the CEO and Team Principal of ‘Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 Team.’ Wolff started his racing career by competing in the Austrian and German ‘Formula Ford’ championships. Subsequently, he shifted his focus towards business, and founded his first investment company, ‘Marchfifteen,’ in 1998. Over the years, Wolff has found a way to merge business with his passion - auto racing. In 2009, he became a shareholder of the ‘Williams Formula One Team.’ Thereafter, he became the executive director of ‘Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One Team’ and acquired a 30 percent stake. Toto Wolff is credited for Lewis Hamilton’s success with ‘Mercedes,’ as he has been working closely with the world-renowned ‘F1’ driver since 2013.