Two quit but G4S chief exec keeps his job

David Taylor-Smith (left) has quit, but Nick Buckles (r) has kept his job
G4S director David Taylor-Smith (left) has quit, but Nick Buckles (r) has kept his job Credit: PA

The group chief executive of G4S, Nick Buckles, remains in his post on Friday after two directors quit in the wake of a review into the company's Olympic Games contract.

Ian Horseman Sewell (r) has resigned along with David Taylor-Smith
Ian Horseman Sewell (r) has resigned along with David Taylor-Smith Credit: PA

G4S's chief operating officer David Taylor-Smith and global events specialist Ian Horseman Sewell have quit.

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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.