It's definitely Uni-something

December 2003
Accountancy;Dec2003, Vol. 132 Issue 1324, p19
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This article reports on the mistake committed by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) chairman Kieran Poynter at a presentation in London, England. While having to concede that turnover had fallen 7% over 2002, Poynter was keen to boast of new audit clients won over the period, among which was Unigate. Despite the fact that Unigate was taken by Dairy Crest, Poynter was unabashed. It was only when PwC executive John Berriman rose to give his spiel that things were made a little clearer. Berriman told Poynter that he does not remember a Unigate, but he remembers a Unilever.


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