Communication | Vodafone boss slammed for 'insensitive' pics sent to axed workers

Vodafone boss slammed for 'insensitive' pics sent to axed workers

A Vodafone director has come under fire from employees for posting an insensitive picture which joked about Scotland, hours before hundreds of his workers in Glasgow faced the axe.

The reported that Vodafone Customer Operations Director, Antonio Shabbir, wore a ‘See You Jimmy’ Hat – a stereotypically traditional novelty Scottish hat – and was pictured clutching a bottle of Irn-Bru, in a post that was circulated via the company’s internal system.

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