In Reply to: Re: Top executives on trial - any other examples? posted by Eric Watkins on May 07, 1996 at 21:09:31:
: : Does anybody know of another example - other than
: : McLibel - where top executives from multinationals have had no choice
: : but to stand and answer their critics questions (as they do
Chairman of British Gas at the AGM a few years back.
I believe the CE of British Telecom also had a similar
hostile reception at an EGM.
The son of the late Reo Stakis, who'd taken over as CE
when his father died was also the subject of a serious public
roasting. He was eventually removed from office.
There's probably a few others - Yorkshire Water perhaps?