As a part of its ongoing investigation on overstatement of profits, Tesco has requested Kevin Grace, Commercial Director, step aside from his position. The retailer has already suspended four other Senior Executives namely, Chris Bush, UK Managing Director; Carl Rogberg, UK Finance Director; John Scouler, Food Commercial Director; and Matt Simister, who is responsible for sourcing. Earlier, Dave Lewis, Chief Executive Officer, took over the role from Philip Clarke on 1 September and has launched an investigation in the accounting error on its profits overstatement.