From postman to security chief - the Nick Buckles story

Nick Buckles
Nick Buckles has survived a flurry of high-profile G4S resignations over London 2012 Credit: Reuters

G4S chief executive Nick Buckles kept his job on Friday despite the resignation of two other key company directors in the wake of a botched Olympics contract.

Did you know that his salary is close to £1 million, his business hero is Margaret Thatcher and he used to be a postman?

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G4S bosses quit over Olympics

Two G4S directors have resigned after a review of the way the company handled the Olympic security. However, Nick Buckles has kept his job as group chief executive.