Home » Topics » clean as a whistle

Ex-Wall St. banker identified as key figure in Olympus scandal

TOKYO/LONDON/BOCA RATON (Reuters) – A former Wall Street banker of Japanese descent has emerged as a key figure in the scandal engulfing Japanese blue-chip firm Olympus Corp, according to documents provided by the firm’s ex-CEO. The veteran banker, Hajime ‘Jim’ Sagawa, owned an obscure U.S. financial firm which was hired…