Williams at the 2016 Goodwood Festival of Speed
|Born||21 July 1976|
Windsor, Berkshire, England
Claire Williams was born in 1976 in Windsor, Berkshire. She is the daughter of Sir Frank Williams and the late Virginia, Lady Williams. Claire Williams graduated from Newcastle University in 1999 with a degree in Politics.
After graduation, Claire Williams became a press officer for the Silverstone racing circuit. In 2002, she joined the Williams F1 team as a communications officer. In 2010, she became the head of communications for the team. In 2011, she was promoted to director of marketing and communications for Williams. When Frank Williams stepped down from the Williams board in March 2012, Claire became the Williams family representative on the board. In March 2013, she was appointed deputy team principal of the Williams F1 racing team. In this role she retained responsibility for marketing, communications and the commercial aspects of the team's business.
On 3 September 2020, Williams announced she was resigning as deputy team principal of the Williams team after 7 September 2020.
In January 2018, the Williams team announced her marriage to Marc Harris.