Scott-Barrett in the frame for C&R chief exec job
Former FD of ABN Amro mooted as possible contender for top job at shopping centre giant after chief exec's boardroom bust-up
Hugh Scott-Barrett has been named as one of the leading candidates to become
chief executive of a retail park giant after a boardroom clash.
Capital & Regional’s CEO Martin Barber is believed to be on his way out
after a bitter dispute with the rest of board, triggering the search for a
Scott-Barrett, a former finance director of ABN Amro, is thought to be one of
the figures on the shortlist for the job,
The board went on the offensive against Barber because C&R’s share price
has plummeted by almost 70% since last spring.