Michael Quinton was subject to a disqualification undertaking dated the 7th October 20019 yet he continued to act in the management of two security companies contrary to section 13 of the Company Directors Disqualification Act 1986.
A disqualification order has the effect that without specific permission of a court, a person with a disqualification cannot:
- act as a director of a company
- take part, directly or indirectly, in the promotion, formation or management of a company or limited liability partnership
- be a receiver of a company’s property
Michael Graham Quinton, a bankrupt and disqualified director, has been sentenced to 18 months’ imprisonment, after pleading guilty to two counts of acting in the management of two companies following a hearing at Kingston Crown Court.