BBC chair Richard Sharp asks for review of potential conflicts of interest

Sharp says he has asked nominations committee for review amid claims he helped Boris Johnson secure loan, BBC reports

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The BBC chair, Richard Sharp, has said he has asked the nominations committee of the BBC board to review any potential conflicts of interest over his role amid claims he helped Boris Johnson secure a loan, the broadcaster reported.

In a statement Sharp said he wanted to ensure “all the appropriate guidelines have been followed”.

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@MickCarroll6

RT @mark_rudhall: Another Tory scandal that #Johnson tried to keep quiet. Very convenient that the guarantor of the £800K loan was a distan…

Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:59

@_chillijoncarne

BBC To Investigate Richard Sharp Chair Appointment - I Won’t Be Getting Excited https://t.co/U0l7WsXphS

Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:58

@MCornbeef

RT @WriterJackWhite: Richard Sharp financially via secret offshore linked to sanctioned Russian oligarch & (Canadian sanctioned Alexander L…

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@MCornbeef

RT @WriterJackWhite: BBC Chair Richard Sharp FAILED to declare in his BBC register of interests his secret offshore Cayman Islands investme…

Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:57

@Justice_Seer

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Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:54

@AngelaC06901993

RT @KayBurley: Simon Case, then cabinet secretary, to Boris Johnson in December 2020 “Given the imminent announcement of Richard Sharp as…

Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:51

@philmckinnon2

RT @Ern400: @PippaCrerar @Gabriel_Pogrund @HarryYorke1 Sir Richard Sharp is but the latest high-profile figure, caught up in the sleazy Jo…

Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:44

@maseDance

RT @Gabriel_Pogrund: The letter dated December 22 2020 states: “Given the imminent announcement of Richard Sharp as the new BBC chair, it i…

Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:41

@fiddy333

RT @HarryYorke1: The letter dated December 22 2020 states: “Given the imminent announcement of Richard Sharp as the new BBC chair, it is im…

Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:35

@mark_wilkin1

RT @Gabriel_Pogrund: The letter dated December 22 2020 states: “Given the imminent announcement of Richard Sharp as the new BBC chair, it i…

Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:32

@JennyNutrition

RT @KevinPascoe: Using this TV labelling logic, then Richard Sharp will be ‘BBC Chair and Donor of £400,000 to the Tory Party’ https://t.co

Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:31

@AndrewW66619812

RT @KevinPascoe: Using this TV labelling logic, then Richard Sharp will be ‘BBC Chair and Donor of £400,000 to the Tory Party’ https://t.co

Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:29

@magapanthus

RT @KevinPascoe: Using this TV labelling logic, then Richard Sharp will be ‘BBC Chair and Donor of £400,000 to the Tory Party’ https://t.co

Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:25

@SeaCB1

RT @HarryYorke1: The letter dated December 22 2020 states: “Given the imminent announcement of Richard Sharp as the new BBC chair, it is im…

Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:24

@HollieStaffor12

RT @KevinPascoe: Using this TV labelling logic, then Richard Sharp will be ‘BBC Chair and Donor of £400,000 to the Tory Party’ https://t.co

Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:20

@mikewestbury

RT @RoryStewartUK: Case: “Given the imminent announcement of Richard Sharp as the new BBC chair, it is important that you no longer ask his…

Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:20

@KevinMitch76ell

RT @KevinPascoe: Using this TV labelling logic, then Richard Sharp will be ‘BBC Chair and Donor of £400,000 to the Tory Party’ https://t.co

Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:19

@tomunde

RT @KevinPascoe: Using this TV labelling logic, then Richard Sharp will be ‘BBC Chair and Donor of £400,000 to the Tory Party’ https://t.co

Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:18

@bluewendysday

RT @Gabriel_Pogrund: The letter dated December 22 2020 states: “Given the imminent announcement of Richard Sharp as the new BBC chair, it i…

Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:17

@IssyMil

RT @HarryYorke1: The letter dated December 22 2020 states: “Given the imminent announcement of Richard Sharp as the new BBC chair, it is im…

Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:16

@CulikOf

RT @KevinPascoe: Using this TV labelling logic, then Richard Sharp will be ‘BBC Chair and Donor of £400,000 to the Tory Party’ https://t.co

Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:16

@localnotail

RT @KevinPascoe: Using this TV labelling logic, then Richard Sharp will be ‘BBC Chair and Donor of £400,000 to the Tory Party’ https://t.co

Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:14

@StillDelvingH

RT @KevinPascoe: Using this TV labelling logic, then Richard Sharp will be ‘BBC Chair and Donor of £400,000 to the Tory Party’ https://t.co

Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:13

@TrevorFossey

RT @PippaCrerar: EXCL: Govt-appointed panel that approved Richard Sharp as BBC chair included Tory donor & wife of Boris Johnson’s ex-boss…

Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:08

@RaffertyRy

RT @Stuzipants: Nobody will be remotely shocked to read that Boris Johnson and BBC Chair Richard Sharp haven’t got their stories straight a…

Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:06

@Vasil_AV

RT @KevinPascoe: Using this TV labelling logic, then Richard Sharp will be ‘BBC Chair and Donor of £400,000 to the Tory Party’ https://t.co

Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:04

@BrikKirby

RT @Greekboy8: Richard Sharp: BBC chair was shareholder in firm awarded £600k while he was a No 10 adviser | Richard Sharp | The Guardian…

Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:03

@DaveLewis12

RT @markfrommellor: 1/2 A leaked memo to Johnson allegedly says: "Given the imminent announcement of Richard Sharp as the new BBC chair, it…

Posted on: 2023-01-29 19:01

@JayneBooker11

RT @HarryYorke1: The letter dated December 22 2020 states: “Given the imminent announcement of Richard Sharp as the new BBC chair, it is im…

Posted on: 2023-01-29 18:59

@PeakirkBooks

RT @PippaCrerar: BBC chair Richard Sharp, more than 20 Conservative donors, a string of billionaire businessmen and Formula One driver Lewi…

Posted on: 2023-01-29 18:57

@macdaddy1957

RT @KevinPascoe: Using this TV labelling logic, then Richard Sharp will be ‘BBC Chair and Donor of £400,000 to the Tory Party’ https://t.co

Posted on: 2023-01-29 18:57

@Christhecatsmum

RT @Greekboy8: Richard Sharp: BBC chair was shareholder in firm awarded £600k while he was a No 10 adviser | Richard Sharp | The Guardian…

Posted on: 2023-01-29 18:52

@Sosban_in_Exile

RT @Greekboy8: Richard Sharp: BBC chair was shareholder in firm awarded £600k while he was a No 10 adviser | Richard Sharp | The Guardian…

Posted on: 2023-01-29 18:51

@collo282

RT @KevinPascoe: Using this TV labelling logic, then Richard Sharp will be ‘BBC Chair and Donor of £400,000 to the Tory Party’ https://t.co

Posted on: 2023-01-29 18:50

@peterbelk

RT @BowenThevalerie: So Richard Sharp ,who helped Johnson get £800,000 loan & then was appointed Chair of BBC, was shareholder in firm awar…

Posted on: 2023-01-29 18:50