​ MIA appoints new business development director

The Motorsport Industry Association (MIA) has appointed a new business development director to strengthen its Motorsport to Defence initiative. Nick Wills, OBE joins the MIA to help enhance connections for motorsport companies within the defence sector, open new avenues for creating business partnerships and maximise business opportunities.

A founding member of the MIA’s Motorsport to Defence initiative, Wills has worked on the project since its inception in 2007 and has overseen a number of high profile events. Awarded an OBE in 2005 for services for the army, Wills has spent the past 10 years of his 30 year army career focusing on the process and delivery of research and development, including trialling and acquiring land-based equipment and vehicles.