New Report from the Public Appointments Commissioner

Revolving Door This appears to be meta-corruption fest. I recommend pages 22-27 and the final few pages. No names mentioned and only cursory references to breaches. With an election coming up, little of what David Whyte said in this interview has stopped being relevant:

Head of NHS England Simon Stevens may be prosecuted by the Department of Justice for defrauding the US taxpayer of hundreds of millions of dollars

Defrauding Families in the UK The following story about overcharging at private care homes appeared on page 2 of yesterday’s Daily Mail – before the announcement of the ‘snap election’: Similar Strategy in the US This story has many similarities to  the US Department of Justice’s investigation into US Health Insurer United Health’s pilfering of the American…

Ex-EU Boss José Manuel Barroso to speak at FT Business of Luxury Conference in Lisbon

Next month former President of the European Commission José Manuel Barroso will speak at a Financial Times conference on the Business of Luxury in Lisbon (see bottom of image below). Barroso’s Lisbon speech will be in stark contrast to his role as Chairman of the UEFA Foundation for Children, designed to help underprivileged kids around the…