MRP's offer document disclosed Mr Janes’ stint as a director of finance company Capital + Merchant which, 18 months after he quit the board, collapsed owing $167 million to 7500 investors.
Investors weighing up the Mighty River Power share offer would do well take a peek at rival company Contact Energy. Here are the numbers:
Founding chief executive of Mighty River Power to leave the company after 16 years at the helm.
"No CEO can be effective in a role after 16 years ... the man needs to step aside and let some of the younger talent come through and shine."
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