The logo of Trillian Capital, an asset management company linked to the Gupta-family.
JOHANNESBURG – The accountant who blew the whistle on the controversial Trillian deal is expected to speak at Wits School of Governance.
The Gupta-linked Trillian Capital has responded to claims by McKinsey over an apparent deal with Eskom.
Media reports said leaked emails suggested that McKinsey had authorised Eskom to pay Trillian as a subcontractor, in a bid to win a contract with the power utility.
The whistleblower claims since she exposed what has been happening her life has taken a turn for the worse.
McKinsey had denied that it subcontracted a turnaround strategy project at the parastatal to Trillian.
Eskom admitted that it paid Trillian almost R500-million in consultancy fees.
Adam Habib, Thuli Madonsela, Pravin Gordhan, and William Bourdon will be part of a panel to discuss matter concerning the Trillian deal.