It is comprehended that Sean Tompkins is in sophisticated conversations to resign as boss subsequent a governance scandal that has engulfed the crisis-strike physique.
In latest months Tompkins’ popularity has been battered by equally a bonus row and a governance scandal.
The go will come forward of a virtual press conference tomorrow into the conclusions of an unbiased assessment into the institution.
The report, which will be revealed at midday on Thursday 9 September, was commissioned to target on the dismissal of 4 directors in November 2019 soon after they elevated the alarm about the results of a 2018 BDO economic audit.
The meeting will be led by Nick Maclean, chair of Governing Council steering group for the critique, and Alison Levitt QC, the writer of the report.
It is the most recent in a wave of high-profile departures at RICS in modern months.
In August, managing director Matthew Howell left the underneath-hearth human body to get up a position at the British Medical Affiliation (BMA).
In June, main running officer Violetta Parylo resigned unexpectedly.
Headhunters at leadership advisory firm Saxton Bampfylde are also in the late stages of discovering a successor to Chris Brooke, who took more than as interim chair of the GC after serving as RICS president in 2018-2019.
A RICS spokesperson explained: “The Governing Council of RICS will be publishing the independent assessment conducted by Alison Levitt QC at midday on Thursday September 9th. We will be keeping a press conference at that time, to be dealt with by Nick Maclean, Chair of the Governing Council’s steering committee for the evaluation, and Alison Levitt QC, which can also be considered by members and RICS staff members. We will be not commenting more right until then”.