Strife hit Stobart Group unveils new chairman in bid to repair rifts

Iain Ferguson
Stobart Group has announced that David Shearer will take over from Iain Ferguson as chairman. The announcement comes after a long period of boardroom strife at the logistics firm. Former chief executive Andrew Tinkler launched a long-running campaign to oust Mr Ferguson from his role. The bid ultimately ended in defeat and a high profile legal battle ensued. Mr Ferguson had made it clear he intended to step down in the wake of the damaging public boardroom battle. And there are hopes that the appointment of the new ... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...