Trinidad Express / OUTRAGE has followed the firing of a female executive at Angostura Holdings Limited (AHL) who had accused its chairman, Dr Rolph Balgobin, of sexual harassment.
While Balgobin remains as chair and was cleared of wrongdoing following an internal report by the company, the accuser was terminated on Monday, reportedly due to performance issues.
The action comes at a time of sexual harassment being a global discussion, with the most recent case making international news being the firing of Matt Lauer, host of The Today Show on US channel NBC.
Lauer has been accused of sexual harassment by a host of women and was dismissed the day after the first allegation was made.
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