His role will be taken on by executive chairman Stuart Black, whose re-appointment was opposed by more shareholders.
At the company’s annual general meeting on Friday 5th February 2016, 28.69% of shares voted against the re-election of Stuart Black as executive chairman and 28.41% voted against Sean Birrane as chief executive. [See our previous report here.]
With Mr Black becoming chief executive officer, the senior non-executive director, Chris Geoghegan, becomes non-executive chairman.
Lakehouse floated on the London Stock Exchange just a year ago.