If so, it may have been the top seat within Gleeson’s boardroom.
After 7 years as MJ Gleeson’s CEO, Jolyon Harrison, has stepped down with immediate effect after a disagreement over remuneration.
Gleeson made the following statement: “Following extensive discussions with Mr Harrison regarding his remuneration and succession planning, the board concluded that it was not possible to find a mutually acceptable basis for Mr Harrison to continue as chief executive officer,”
James Thomson, former CEO of regeneration rival, Keepmoat, has been put in post as interim CEO whilst the business begins it’s search for a permanent successor.
The business sought to reassure investors by restating that forthcoming results will still indicate strong growth and be in line with expectations.