On Friday, Bob Downes, Chairman of the Scottish Setting Safety Company confirmed, Chief Govt Terry A’Hearn has stepped down and left his place.
The resignation comes following allegations into Mr A’Hearn’s conduct.
The company stated it could not touch upon what these allegations are.
Mr Downes stated: “Following conduct allegations, Terry A’Hearn has stepped down and left his place. SEPA has a transparent Code of Conduct and takes conduct allegations very severely certainly. In an effort to shield anonymity, SEPA is unable to remark additional.”
The Chairman confirmed that recruitment for a brand new Chief Govt would shortly start.
Within the interim interval, Chief Officer Jo Inexperienced can be Performing Chief Govt, supported by SEPA’s Company Administration Crew.
Mr A’Hearn grew to become Sepa’s chief government in April 2015, and earlier than then he was the boss of the Northern Eire Setting Company.