Contact Details

Telephone numbers, email addresses and a little bit of background information on the people behind P1...

Asif  Rangoonwala Chairmain of Powerboat P1

Asif Rangoonwala

Chairmain of Powerboat P1
email: chairman@powerboatp1.com
Tel: +44 (0)207 935 4977

Former bakery baron and property magnate, Asif heads up the world's premier marine motorsport, on a full throttle mission to become the Bernie Ecclestone of the sea. In his words 'He manages the people that manage the business'.

Interesting Fact
If anything is broken Asif can fix it

James Durbin Chief Executive Officer

James Durbin

Chief Executive Officer
email: JDurbin@PowerboatP1.com
Tel: +44(0) 207 258 8442

James drives the international expansion of P1, investment and overall strategy.

Interesting Fact
A family man, James is an avid sports enthusiast and rugby supporter.

Robert  Wicks Chief Operating Officer

Robert Wicks

Chief Operating Officer
email: robert.wicks@powerboatp1.com
Tel: +44 (0)20 7935 4977

Robert oversees all sporting and operational activities for Powerboat P1 and ensures the smooth roll-out of the series in new host countries. Call Robert if you are interested in racing or launching the series in a new international location.

Interesting Fact
When he's not thinking about boats, Robert can generally be found adventure motorcycle riding in a remote desert location.

Azam Rangoonwala Director

Azam Rangoonwala

Director
email: azam.rangoonwala@powerboatp1.com
Tel: UK+44(0)7900 583835 US+1252-702-2771

Azam is our International liaison and provides vital back-up and support for the US and UAE championship co-ordinators, phone Azam if you are running a championship internationally and have any issues you cannot solve locally, he can fix them or find you someone who can!

Interesting Fact
A keen racer himself Azam is an experienced Powerboat racer and in 2012 even turned his hand to AquaX racing.

Roy Mantle Company Secretary & In-House PR

Roy Mantle

Company Secretary & In-House PR
email: roy.mantle@powerboatp1.com
Tel: +44 (0)207 935 4977

Roy handles all general enquiries and manages the media relations and PR function. He is also a Trustee of the P1 Marine Foundation.

Interesting Fact
Roy loves sports trivia and can tell you the name and location of every racecourse (that's horses not powerboats) in the country should you be that interested.

Martin Sanborn Managing Director

Martin Sanborn

Managing Director
email: martin.sanborn@powerboatp1.com
Tel: +125 2258 4557

Contact Martin if you are interested in racing or owning a Panther for racing or leisure in the US, or have any boat or racing problems or questions.

Interesting Fact
Martin is a Superboat Racing veteran, well known for his magic radio commentary skills but generally an all round industry stalwart.

Lisa Barsby UK Event Operations

Lisa Barsby

UK Event Operations
email: lisa.barsby@powerboatp1.com
Tel: +44 (0) 7826 947097

Lisa is in charge of event operations, she manages the operational team and guards the UK budget. Speak to her if you are a UK venue wanting to host an event or want to volunteer yours services on event.

Interesting Fact
Lisa is an experienced Jet ski racer in her own right with over 30 National or World jet ski titles to her name, she has temporarily hung up her racing goggles to give the others chance.

Mike Jones General Manager UAE

Mike Jones

General Manager UAE
email: mike.jones@p1superstock.ae
Tel: +971 4 3298488

Mike is P1 SuperStock's main contact in the UAE. Call Mike if you are interested in getting involved as a racer or owner in the UAE Superstock series, or if you are a company interested in talking about commercial partnership opportunities.

Interesting Fact
Mike has been out in the UAE for 15 years working in the marine and watersports industry, he also spent over a year in the Belize jungle - a far cry from the 'frozen North' of England which is where he originates from.

Rafiq Sayani Financial Controller

Rafiq Sayani

Financial Controller
email: rafiq.sayani@PowerboatP1.com
Tel: +44 (0)20 7258 8440

Rafiq is not only highly decorated with more letters after his name than in it! (ACCA and MBA) He takes enormous pride and interest in helping P1 manage the business and our finances.

Interesting Fact
When he's not guarding the P1 pennies Rafiq is a keen writer of Poems and even has a book published 'Poems for All' (ISBN 9781452042770) Available online at all major stores; Amazon, Tesco, Waterstones, WHSmith and many more.

Sabrina Taseer Environmental Manager, Powerboat P1.  Projects and Development Manager, P1 Marine Foundation

Sabrina Taseer

Environmental Manager, Powerboat P1. Projects and Development Manager, P1 Marine Foundation
email: sabrina.taseer@powerboatp1.com
Tel: +44 (0)20 7258 8436

Sabrina is responsible for the environmental management system for Powerboat P1 and is the projects and development manager for the P1 Marine Foundation. Please contact her for any environmental enquiries or to discuss any partnership or sponsorship opportunities.

Interesting Fact
She enjoys London life but realises it's not exactly the best place for pursing her love of scuba diving.

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