With the financial fate of the state’s most speculative asset, the Irish National Stud, strapped to a sinking economy, the two people best placed to turn business around could no longer work together after their affair ended with allegations of bullying, mistreatment and attempted suicide, writes Conor Ryan.
Sat, 08 Oct, 2011
THE Irish National Stud is set to post a deficit of €4 million for 2009. New chief executive of the semi-state company John Osbourne said after a loss of €2.4m in 2008, even the benefits of multi-million euro windfall deals in recent years, and a €9.9m profit in 2007, had been wiped out.
Thu, 10 Jun, 2010
High Court injunction proceedings brought by a manager at the Irish National Stud, who claims she was bullied by her ex-boss after she ended their affair, aimed at restraining the company from placing her on medical leave, has been resolved.
Tue, 23 Mar, 2010