Jacobs Media Group is honoured to be the recipient of the 2020 Queen's Award for Enterprise.

Hotelier disqualified for employing illegal workers

18 May 2016 by
Hotelier disqualified for employing illegal workers

The boss of a Blackpool hotel has been disqualified for seven years for employing illegal workers, following an investigation by the Home Office and the Insolvency Service.

Gulam Saber Malek, 48, a director of Bayeswater Ltd trading as the Stretton hotel in Blackpool from 27 December 2010 to 5 April 2013, was found on 9 October 2012 to be employing five staff who were ineligible to work in the UK.

The business went into liquidation in April 2013 with debts of £139,622, including a £25,000 fine imposed by Home Office Immigration and Enforcement for employing illegal workers.

Malek, of Birmingham, has been banned from acting as a company director or managing or in any way controlling a limited company until 2023.

The Disqualification Order was obtained on 23 April at Birmingham District Registry. Neither Malek nor any appointed counsel attended the proceedings.

Restaurant boss banned for seven years for employing illegal workers >>

Award-winning restaurateur disqualified from acting as a director >>

West Yorkshire pub landlord couple disqualified for eight years >>


*Are you looking for a new role? See all the current hospitality vacancies available with The CatererFONT >>*

Latest video from The Caterer

TagsHotels and Crime
The Caterer Breakfast Briefing Email

Start the working day with The Caterer’s free breakfast briefing email

Sign Up and manage your preferences below

Check mark icon
Thank you

You have successfully signed up for the Caterer Breakfast Briefing Email and will hear from us soon!

Jacobs Media Group is honoured to be the recipient of the 2020 Queen's Award for Enterprise.

The highest official awards for UK businesses since being established by royal warrant in 1965. Read more.

close

Ad Blocker detected

We have noticed you are using an adblocker and – although we support freedom of choice – we would like to ask you to enable ads on our site. They are an important revenue source which supports free access of our website's content, especially during the COVID-19 crisis.

trade tracker pixel tracking