Your browser is no longer supported. For the best experience of this website, please upgrade to a newer version or another browser.

Your browser appears to have cookies disabled. For the best experience of this website, please enable cookies in your browser

We'll assume we have your consent to use cookies, for example so you won't need to log in each time you visit our site.
Learn more

Ex-BHS owner Dominic Chappell guilty in pensions case

The former owner of BHS, Dominic Chappell, has been found guilty of failing to hand over information to The Pensions Regulator.

Dominic chappell

Dominic chappell

Chappell, who bought the ailing retailer from Arcadia boss Sir Philip Green for £1 in 2015, was charged with refusing to respond to three section 72 notices demanding he provide documents and information relating to the purchase of BHS.

He was found guilty of all three counts yesterday at Brighton Magistrates Court and now faces an unlimited fine for failing to comply. 

Nicola Parish, The Pensions Regulator’s (TPR) executive director of frontline regulation, said: “We are satisfied with the outcome of this case, the latest in a series of successful prosecutions by TPR for offences of this kind.

“Dominic Chappell failed to provide us with information we had requested in connection with our investigation into the sale and ultimate collapse of BHS, despite numerous requests.”

 

 

Have your say

You must sign in to make a comment

Please remember that the submission of any material is governed by our Terms and Conditions and by submitting material you confirm your agreement to these Terms and Conditions. Links may be included in your comments but HTML is not permitted.