Carillion – the firm handed millions in contracts by the Tories – has just gone into liquidation leaving thousands of employees and small businesses facing bankruptcy and redundancy.
In July last year, the man responsible for the debacle – incompetent former Group Chief Executive of Carillion Richard Howson – stood down and seemingly disappeared on the same day the company’s disastrous finances were revealed.
So where is Howson now?
Locked up in a monastery somewhere, contemplating his failures and atoning for his sins?
Here he is, hidden away as a new director of engineering and technical services company Wood Group:
Plus ça change …
Nothing changes in Tory Britain.