"In David, we have a president who is not only a greatly talented racing driver but also a successful businessman with an enviable network of contacts in the motorsport world which, together with his experience, should be of great benefit to the club.”
Other famous names to have held the role are Sir Jackie Stewart and Derek Warwick.
For Coulthard, he will be aided by Indycar legend Dario Franchitti, who has been elected as his vice-president.
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