Vince Cable urges Premiership Rugby to ditch sponsor in racism row

Gallagher chief executive admitted making a racist comment about departing employee

Sir Vince Cable has written to Premiership Rugby urging the organisation to consider ending a sponsorship deal with insurer Gallagher, after its UK boss made a racist comment about a departing employee.

AJ Gallagher International’s chief executive, Simon Matson, has admitted calling staff member Nawaf Hasan a “complicated fat Arab” in an exchange on the messaging service WhatsApp.

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