, former Best Buy CEO Brian Dunn is under investigation for allegedly using company funds to carry out an inappropriate relationship with a female staffer, according to the Star Tribune.
by the company's board of directors Tuesday, however, would neither confirm or deny Dunn's reported behavior with a staffer. Dunn has yet to respond to the allegations as well.
According to the Star Tribune's report, a source close to the company said the board was investigating multiple complaints that Dunn had been inappropriate with a female employee.
Dunn's resignation came less than two weeks after that would close 50 U.S. stores and downsize many others, while launching others internationally.
According to a Bloomberg Business, interim CEO Mike Mikan attempted to quell any employee fears or frustrations about Dunn's departure and the ongoing investigation by issuing an all-company e-mail Wednesday. Mikan reportedly wrote that Best Buy will “redouble our efforts to ensure employees learn about important company news from us, first."
Best Buy said it planned to make any discoveries public once the investigation was complete.