Court finds former AWB boss Trevor Flugge breached duties in Iraq wheat scandal

THE former chairman of AWB Limited (AWB), Trevor Flugge, has been found by the Supreme Court of Victoria to have breached his duties as a director of AWB in connection with $300 million in payments made to the Government of Iraq while that country was subject to United Nations (UN) sanctions. Trevor Flugge The Court found Mr Flugge failed to make adequate enquiries about the propriety of the payment of inland transportation fees and as a consequence, failed to stop AWB engaging in improper conduct in paying the inland transportation fees to the Government of Iraq, in contravention of s180(1)…

Source: Grain Central
Court finds former AWB boss Trevor Flugge breached duties in Iraq wheat scandal