AMOREPACIFIC sues three former employees for ’embezzlement of 3.5 billion won in company money 5 days after opening the company’

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Amorepacific has filed a complaint with the police against three former employees who embezzled 3.5 billion won from the company. The likelihood of a public offering is said to be low.

According to the police and the company, Amorepacific filed a complaint with the Yongsan Police Station in Seoul on the afternoon of the 18th on charges of embezzlement under the Act on the Aggravated Punishment of Specific Economic Crimes.

It is known that these three people used the embezzled money for illegal gambling or invested in stocks and virtual currency by supplying products to customers and stealing the money they received.

Earlier, it was reported that Amorepacific confirmed this through regular internal audits and dismissed them.

The company released the audit results containing the details of the embezzlement on the internal bulletin board on the 13th, but at that time, it was known that the specific size or identity was not specified. It was only the day before that, through internal notices, it was revealed that a case of embezzlement worth 3.5 billion won had occurred.

An Amorepacific official said, “Debt repayment was the top priority and there was no fear that the embezzled employees would escape.” In fact, most of the embezzlement was recovered through consultation. explained in

Another company official told News 1, “As a result of the internal audit, it is determined that the three people are not related.

These three people are in charge of sales of household goods such as shampoo and toothpaste, and are suspected of stealing from customers through false estimates or tax invoices over the years. In addition, according to the promotion, there was also a clarification that the gift certificate to be provided to the seller was personally converted into cash and used.



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