Eight year ban for expat furniture company boss

A BOSS of a failed Lancashire furniture company has been banned from acting as a company director for eight years for failing to keep good accounting records.

David Topping, 61, who now lives in Spain was banned at a hearing at Preston County Court on February 7.

Mr Topping, had resigned as a director of Cresta Furniture (Cresta) based in Preston, in June 2008, transferring the entire shareholding to his Cyprus registered company.

Following this transfer, a Paul Vella of Malta was appointed directo... For the full story register now for free or login below...