IPI confirms Mark Brown’s December departure

Imperial Pacific International has confirmed recent rumors about the departure of its chairman Mark Brown.

The company, in a press release, said that he made the decision to retire from his current position to “pursue other projects closer to his family in the mainland United States.”

“Mr. Brown’s leadership and expertise were a major contribution to IPI’s success,” said the company.

Brown’s last working day for IPI was December 20, 2017.

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