Güralp Systems Ltd
The SFO is conducting a criminal investigation into Güralp Systems Ltd. The investigation is focused on alleged corrupt contracts in South Korea.
Dr Cansun Guralp and Andrew Bell, both formerly employed by Güralp Systems, appeared at Westminster Magistrates’ Court on Monday, 20th August 2018 following charge by requisition with conspiracy to make corrupt payments contrary to the Prevention of Corruption Act 1906 and the Criminal Law Act 1977.
A further co-conspirator, Natalie Pearce, also a former employee of Guralp Systems, was charged by requisition with the same offence and appeared at Westminster Magistrates’ Court on 28th September 2018.
The SFO alleges that three individuals conspired to corruptly make payments to a public official and employee of the Korea Institute of Geoscience and Mineral Resources (KIGAM). Güralp, Bell and Pearce will be tried at Southwark Crown Court on 14 October.
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