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Fortis chief exec’s future in doubt

The board of Fortis is meeting in Brussels today to discuss the future of its chief executive Jean-Paul Votron, according to press reports.

Reports suggest the meeting will discuss Votron’s future within the bank, rather than to discuss the public reaction to its recent solvency measures announced on June 26, as stated by the bank.

It is thought that Votron will be ousted from the bank following the bank’s recent problems.

Fortis refused to comment.

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