Bank competition boss faces explosive allegations of bullying, sexism and intimidation
A boss of a banking competition faces explosive accusations of bullying, sexism and intimidation.
Imran Gulamhuseinwala is said to have shouted “openly and aggressively” at female colleagues, invaded their personal space and threatened them, The Sunday Telegraph reported.
Research: Imran Gulamhuseinwala was appointed head of the Open Banking Implementation Entity in 2017
The 47-year-old was appointed in 2017 to head the Open Banking Implementation Entity (OBIE), which is responsible for the smooth implementation of rules that make it easier for customers to switch banks.
The Competition and Markets Authority, the parent regulator of the OBIE, has engaged law firm Mishcon de Reya to investigate the “extremely serious” allegations about its conduct, and is now considering its findings.
Gulamhuseinwala, who received £500,000 in 2019, denies the charges.