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Reports: Ineos boss Jim Ratcliffe to sue former right-hand man for poaching finance director

5:39 AM MDT | April 1, 2015 | Natasha Alperowicz

Jim Ratcliffe, chairman of Ineos, is to sue his former right-hand man Calum MacLean over a row centered on claims that MacLean—currently CEO of Synthomer—has poached one of Ratcliffe’s finance directors, according to today’s issue of...


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