Charles aide steps down over allegations he fixed CBE for Saudi tycoon A Saudi businessman donated more than £1.5m to royal charities, allegedly in hopes of securing British citizenship Michael Fawcett: Charles' former aide steps down over honour claimsMichael Fawcett has been accused of offering to help a wealthy Saudi businessman receive a CBE. Michael Fawcett: Charles' former aide steps down over honour claimsMichael Fawcett has been accused of offering to help a wealthy Saudi businessman receive a CBE. Prince Charles’s former aide steps down as charity boss amid conduct inquiryMichael Fawcett, who was CEO of Prince’s Foundation, faces claims about honour for a Saudi businessman Former aide to Prince Charles steps down over cash-for-honors scandalPrince Charles' longest serving and closest aide has stepped down voluntarily as head of The Prince's Foundation amid claims of misconduct first reported by the Sunday Times. Prince Charles's aide steps down following claims he offered to help secure an honour for rich Saudi donorLeaked correspondence reported in a national newspaper claims Mahfouz Marei Mubarak bin Mahfouz was "promised" an honour. Prince Charles' top aide steps down over claims he fixed honour for Saudi tycoonMichael Fawcett, a former assistant valet to the Prince of Wales, has "temporarily" left his job as chief executive of The Prince's Foundation amid allegations relating to businessman Mahfouz Marei Mubarak bin Mahfouz Prince Charles' ex-aide quits charity role amid honour claimsMichael Fawcett is alleged to have coordinated support for an honour for Saudi businessman Mahfouz Marei Mubarak bin Mahfouz.