Sir Philip’s love of splashing his cash, as well as his political ambitions, ended up making him a pariah in the U.K. In 2010, the high-flying businessman was selected by then-Prime Minister David Cameron to conduct a review on government spending, and this was greeted with outrage, as Sir Philip was alleged to be a major tax avoider.
More trouble for the Green family came in 2016. Sir Philip came under fire for his treatment of the fashion chain BHS, which he had sold for just £1 the previous year. “This owner extracted hundreds of millions of pounds from the business and walked away to his favorite tax haven,” shadow business secretary Angela Eagle claimed during a House of Commons debate. There were even calls to strip Sir Philip of his knighthood.
But while her father was weathering a massive crisis, it seemed Chloe was pursuing another romance. And it was an incredibly unconventional one. After splitting from Marc, Chloe had caught the attention of Jeremy Meeks, famous criminal-turned-model. Ever since his mugshot had gone viral in 2014, the “hot felon” had been riding the wave. In 2016 he had signed a modelling contract.