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Deltan Dallagnol: the prosecutor behind Brazil’s Petrobras investigation

By Adam Dobrik

03 November 2015

Deltan Dallagnol: the prosecutor behind Brazil’s Petrobras investigation Deltan Dallagnol

Deltan Dallagnol leads the task force overseeing Brazil’s major corruption investigation, Operation Car Wash. He talks to GIR about where the case is heading, why spinning off parts of the investigation to other areas of the country is a mistake, and why he won’t negotiate joint corporate leniency settlements with the CGU.