David Beckham's brother-in-law has told a tribunal how he felt forced out of his job after failing to introduce his colleagues to his famous family.
Darren Flood, who is married to Victoria Beckham's sister Louise, resigned from his job at London brokerage firm Bgc International after suffering verbal abuse from his boss, a tribunal heard on Wednesday (07Sep11).
Flood, who has Indian heritage, also alleges he was subjected to racist taunts, and is claiming constructive dismissal.
The 32 year old told how his employers made life difficult by demanding he set up meetings between the Beckhams and his clients.
Flood explained, "I was unhappy being asked to bring my personal life into the workplace. I did not want to exploit the relationship with the Beckhams. Whilst I said I would see what I could do, it never happened."
A hearing into the matter continues in East London.