Posts tagged: Sir Chris Hohn

A skewering by Sir Chris Hohn... - Part 2

Thursday, 7 May 2020, 7:09 am

Just when you thought things couldn't get weirder at Wirecard: along comes Deka.

The German investor, which owns a 1.6pc, shareholding in the controversial payments company is calling for the removal of Markus Braun, chief executive. Below is a link to Deka's quotes:

https://www.nasdaq.com/articles/deka-demands-removal-of-wirecard-ceo-2020-05-06..

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A skewering by Sir Chris Hohn...

Friday, 1 May 2020, 6:48 am

Does anybody else think the juxtoposition of Sir Chris Hohn taking a short position in Wirecard and his very public call for the removal of the German company's chief executive a bit odd?

You could understand why the German company's surpervisory board might acquiesce to The Childrens' Investment Fund if the firm had pursued its usual method of buying a sizeable stake in the company...

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