Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Chairman under sexual harassment cloud *

Angostura faces boycott

calls for independent investigation: Peter George


A major restaurant and entertainment company has publicly stated its openness to boycotting products from Angostura Holdings Ltd (AHL), until AHL allows for an independent investigation into claims of sexual harassment against its chairman, Dr Rolph Balgobin.

In a statement last week, Trent Restaurants Ltd, which includes Buzo, Prime and Trotters, said it was willing to “revisit” its relationship with AHL pending a transparent investigation.

Trent's managing director, Peter George Jr, later told the Express he “would be open to discontinuing my relationship with Angostura completely”.

 

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