The Italian giant Parmalat imploded during a financial crisis, resulting in a police investigation, a suicide, a series of arrests and shockwaves throughout the international financial community. The role of corporate governance, auditors and the regulators all came under scrutiny. This is an excerpt from a full case study on the company available from the European Case Clearing House.
Author: Stewart Hamilton
Source: European Business Forum (EBF)
Subjects: Corporate Governance, Finance