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Sauber chairman at odds with Vasseur over 2022 driver line-up

Former Sauber Holdings chairman Pascal Picci has revealed that his recent resignation from the company was rooted in a disagreement with Alfa Romeo team boss Frederic Vasseur over the Swiss outfit's 2022 driver line-up. Picci, the chief executive of Longbow Finance, the entity that acquired a majority stake in Sauber in 2016, oversaw the latter's restructuring in 2018 that resulted in the company's acquisition by Islero Investments, a consortium of investors owned by Swedish billionaire Finn Rausing. But earlier this month, ahead of the Mexican Grand Prix, Picci unexpectedly resigned as the chairman of Sauber's board, a move rooted in a dispute with Vasseur over the team's choice of...
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