"Former Co-op exec wins her equal pay and unfair dismissal claims" The Guardian 16.11.2018

Former Co-op exec wins her equal pay and unfair dismissal claims

The Guardian

Alexandra Topping

16 November 2018

"A former executive at the Co-operative Group has won her equal pay and unfair dismissal claims against the company.

Sam Walker, a company director in charge of HR, argued that she was dismissed after raising issues about her own pay and warning leading figures in the company that it could be paying men and women at a different rate for the same roles.

The Co-operative Group will now face a legal bill, after an employment tribunal found in Walker’s favour."

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