It was an insider tip from an employee to the board of directors for Confederation of A-box, which triggered the firing of executive director Michael Valentin.
The inform a-box chairman of the board Allan Luplau for Extra Magazine, after it on Thursday came forward to the high-profile director has been terminated with immediate effect. At the same time informs he that the a-box review is oriented in connection with the dismissal.
- It was a complete agreement with the board of directors, says Allan Luplau about the dismissal.
According to Ekstra information was Michael Valentin sent home several days ago, but it wants Allan Luplau not to confirm.
He also will not indicate the direct cause of the dismissal, or Academic A-box – the largest in the country – has filed a police report in connection with the case.
I have no comments on, since it's all about a personal case. But I can tell you that the Danish Agency for Labour market and Recruitment are informed of the resignation. It must formally do. It may be that at some stage we need to explain one or another across the board. But at the moment I can not say more, says Allan Luplau, who on a daily basis is the executive director of the health Insurance Denmark.
- There has been an internal communication from an employee to the board.
- Will you tell us when the request came?
- No, there is no reason to. We are looking at it, we should. And follow the procedures that now apply to a case such as this here. It is clear that there has been some information along the way to the board, which, of course, have informed all relevant bodies. Including review and so on. More can I not say about it, explains Allan Luplau.
The now fired director Michael Valentin was known to the public for its tough criticism of the pamperi, fråds and high wages in the LO-trade union movement.
the 51-year-old Michael Valentin has been the director of Academic A-box ago 2011. A-box is with good 233.000 members of Denmark's largest.
He has also been chairman of the board of the association behind the 'people's meeting' on Bornholm. He withdrew, however, from the post at a meeting of the board 26. november.
- which has just died, the information manager in the HP and the previous LO-consultant - he published the sensational book 'Just keeps my time out'.
The long-standing insider, Michael Valentin, straightened at that time a sharp attack on the former colleagues in the LO-trade union movement. They were among other hudflettet for their abundance, pamperkurser and travel for the members ' money.
he has even been known for big gestures, high cigarføring and pleasure of good wine.
Vinhobbyen be exercised often in the company of prominent members of the media, the spin doctors, types of communication, politicians and other opinion leaders in the Valentine's extensive network. During the year the public meeting on the island of Bornholm held Academic A-box so the ’wine bar’ is open every day from afternoon to midnight.
in a number of boards of companies in the field of crafts, industry and properties. In addition, he is on the board of Johan nielsen came high School, as well as the it - and consultancy company Groupcare. He is also a member of VL-group 9.
the Payouts from the Danish a-boxes are partially funded with state aid.
A fund has temporarily designated the current deputy director, Britt Dyg Haun, to the acting executive director.
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Ekstra Bladet has tried in vain to get an interview with Michael Valentin ago on Monday.
But on Facebook writes Michael Valentin: 'I have today been terminated in the job as managing director of the Confederation of A-box. It is a board of directors always has the right to'.
Chairman of the board of Confederation of A-box, Allan Luplau: - It always gives rise to reflection, when you have such a case. We have informed the review.
The high-level a-box
According to figures from the A-boxes.dk overtook Confederation of A-box in the spring of 2018 3F, Denmark's largest A-box.
The approximately 233.000 highly skilled members are self-employed and wage earners from the public and private labour market, as well as students from universities and higher education institutions.
Confederation of A-box in its present form was established 1. July 2013 by the merger of Confederation of A-box and the Engineers A-box.