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Former SBM Offshore salesman “taken for a mug” in allegedly corrupt oil deal

By James Thomas

21 May 2020

Former SBM Offshore salesman “taken for a mug” in allegedly corrupt oil deal Monaco, where Unaoil is headquartered (Credit: shutterstock.com/grutfrut)

A former sales manager at Dutch oil company SBM Offshore was a mere “postman” and had no idea if any corruption was taking place during an Iraqi oil deal, his barrister has told a UK court.