Former Tesco UK managing director Christopher Bush, former commercial director for food John Scouler, and former finance director Carl Rogberg were on Tuesday described as the “generals” who gave orders to the “footsoldiers” by Sasha Wass QC representing the Serious Fraud Office (SFO).
As part of her closing statement, Wass told the jury that while many other staff may have approved or carried out false accounting before the 2014 scandal, it was the three executives facing charges who bore responsibility.
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