Rebel shareholder fails to derail FirstGroup

June 25, 2019

FirstGroup's board has survived an attempted coup by a rebel shareholder, with investors rejecting all of the proposals put forward by hedge fund Coast Capital at the  firm's extraordinary general meeting in London.

North of Scotland

No bonus for FirstGroup boss

June 16, 2017

FirstGroup chief executive Tim O’Toole enjoyed a small rise in his total pay package to £1.26million in the year to March 31, the Aberdeen-based transport giant’s latest annual report has revealed.


FirstGroup reaffirms commitment to Aberdeen

July 20, 2016

There is currently “no plan or prospect” of FirstGroup moving its headquarters from Aberdeen, despite there being no Granite City-based board members at the firm, chief executive Tim O’Toole said yesterday.