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Fraud claim against ex-Autonomy CEO “a case study of buyer’s remorse”

By James Thomas

06 January 2020

Fraud claim against ex-Autonomy CEO “a case study of buyer’s remorse” HP (Credit: iStock.com/BalkansCat)

Software company HP’s mismanagement and “dismal” environment are to blame for its ill-fated acquisition of fellow software company Autonomy, a court heard on Monday.