The continued employment of Bob Mellors, Sports Direct’s under-fire FD is
believed to be at the centre of David Richardson’s reasons for quitting as
The former FD of Whitbread left his role at the recently
floated sportswear company after only three months, citing the lack of a strong
working relationship with the executive team as a major factor.
Richardson is believed to have become increasingly frustrated by Mike
Ashley’s insistence on keeping faith with his long-time counterparts despite a
lack of plc experience.
Recently, Mellors has irritated the analyst community with his reluctance to
talk to the City.
Does Darwin's theory apply to taxation? Colin ponders...
The EC has been instructed to draft a European Union (EU) directive authorising an EU financial transaction tax, which would apply to ten of the EU’s 28 member states
Accountancy watchdog the FRC has dropped its investigation into the former chief financial officer of Tesco, nearly two years after the supermarket was engulfed in an accounting scandal
Colin imagines how Apple's logo might change in the wake of the EC's ruling over its Irish tax arrangements