Dr Michael Ziegler - Partner
Rob Bryan - Managing Partner
In his previous role as Technical Director of the Automobile Touring Club of UAE, Rob has overseen the technical attributes of every International and major National Motorsport event within the United Arab Emirates for the last 10 years, including Etihad Airways Abu Dhabi Formula 1™ Grand Prix's. He has trained and managed an internationally recognized team of over 80 volunteer Scrutinizers. Has been Design & Engineering lead on several world renown projects including the infamous AMG Mercedes SLK-R, Mercedes E55-R, 880Hp Mitsubishi Pajero, Ferrari F40 and Porsche GT1. As a previous HKS distributor, engine builder and fabricator Rob brings a wealth of experience to the 1000 Dunes Management Team.
Paulo Villa - Assistant Manager
Having gone full circle, Paulo’s automotive career began with Rob Bryan in 2008 until he moved on in 2012. With a few years of experience with alternative companies, Paulo has rejoined his mentor at 1000 Dunes Garage as Assistant Manager.
Paulo’s personnel management skills, honesty and calm demeanor are vital ingredients when the pressures of high quality motorsport preparation are applied.
Always up for a challenge, Paulo’s range of experience will be an asset to the new management at 1000 Dunes Garage in the future as we rebuild the company beyond its previous limitations.
Fran Tiqui - P/A & Administration
With an exemplary background in financial, account management and digital customer liaison, Ms Fran has recently joined the 1000 Dunes Garage administrative Team and is at the forefront of all communications.
A quiet but competent multi tasker, Fran’s enthusiasm and pro-active nature are an asset to the 1000 Dunes Garage Team... and she makes a wicked cappuccino!