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Mike Ashley: I should have done better overseeing corporate governance issues

Mike Ashley: I should have done better overseeing corporate governance issues

Mike Ashley, Founder and Deputy Chairman of Sports Direct, has admitted that he should have done a better job managing the corporate governance and HR problems that have beset the company.

Speaking to BBC One's Breakfast, he also conceded that he’s a PR nightmare and attributed the current state of his firm’s reputation on “odd isolated instances” and “[a few] rotten apples in the barrel”.

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