Statement on the Sad Death of Sir Allen McClay
January 13, 2010
Almac has confirmed that company Chairman Sir Allen McClay died yesterday in the Hahnemann University Hospital in Philadelphia.
Sir Allen had been receiving treatment since November last year, having taken ill while in the United States on business.
Alan Armstrong, CEO said:
“On behalf of all the employees at Almac we express our very sincere regret and sorrow at the death of our founder and company Chairman Sir Allen McClay. Allen was a father figure to every single Almac employee, he often referred to his Almac family and we all shared that view of the organisation he created.
“Our sympathy goes to Allen’s family and especially his wife Heather.”