Shareholders of the Rich Energy drinks company have begun proceedings against a former employee.
The company sent out bizarre tweets this week in the build up to the British Grand Prix in Silverstone in which it was claimed that the company had terminated its commercial partnership with the Haas F1 Team.
Team Principal of the Rich Energy Haas F1 Team Guenther Steiner denied this claim on Thursday while this afternoon Rich Energy released the following statement:
“Clearly the rogue actions of one individual have caused great embarrassment. We are in the process of legally removing the individual from all executive responsibilities…”