Last month, InDaily revealed that Dr Chris McGowan had been registered as the director of a subsidiary of his former long-time employer Silver Chain Group during the first two months of his tenure as SA Health boss. Silver Chain Group had won a $13 million contract with SA Health during that period. McGowan stressed at the time that he had no involvement in the negotiation or procurement of the Silver Chain Group contract and that he had not received any remuneration from the company after his appointment to SA Health. But he referred himself to the Commissioner for Public Sector Employment, Erma Ranieri, who later commissioned an independent investigator to look into McGowan’s interactions with the company while in the top job at SA Health and his management of conflicts of interest. McGowan was summoned back to parliament’s Budget and Finance committee this morning to answer questions about Silver […]