Mark Finnie Named CEO of Racing & Performance Holdings - Engine Builder Magazine

Mark Finnie Named CEO of Racing & Performance Holdings

Racing & Performance Holdings, the organization overseeing AFR, Scat, Vortech, Paxton, RaceTec Pistons, and ProCar brands, has announced the appointment of Mark Finnie as its new CEO. This strategic move is part of Racing &Performance Holdings’ vision to implement a new organizational design aimed at capitalizing on growth opportunities within its performance brands.

The realignment is strategically positioned to enhance the company’s ability to serve the performance aftermarket, reinforcing a commitment to excellence. Mark Finnie, a seasoned automotive industry veteran, brings a wealth of experience to his new role, with a track record of success in various leadership positions in this industry. His notable achievements include serving as a Division President for Motorsport Aftermarket Group for both Vance & Hines and Performance Machine. President and CEO of Pertronix Inc, Founder of Forge-Tec Wheels & Accessories and as Vice President of Weld Racing. Throughout his professional journey, Mark has demonstrated exceptional leadership skills that have consistently improved business productivity and revenue.

“As Racing and Performance continues its growth through innovative products and strategic acquisitions, the addition of Mark Finnie to our business comes at a perfect time,” says Will Morris, managing director of Taglich Private Equity. “Mark is familiar with working with multiple companies and different channels of distribution, and we are excited to have him join our organization.”

“I am excited to join Race & Performance Holdings and look forward to working closely with the operation and R&P teams and brands as we look to grow and strengthen our position in the aftermarket performance industry,” says Mark Finnie, CEO. “We look to further enhancing Scat, AFR, Vortech Superchargers, RaceTec Pistons, and PROCAR Seating leading positions in the market by leveraging the company’s engineering expertise, coupled with our team’s automotive aftermarket experience and network.”

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