Staggering $250M in graft and kickbacks uncovered in investigation of fintech community event
San Francisco, CA — April 1, 2016 — Following his long stint as FIFA president, Sepp Blatter is again embroiled in scandal as part of a small promotional tournament focused on the financial technology community. After stepping down from FIFA, Blatter joined the fintech marketing firm CSTMR to assist with their inaugural “Fintech Money Madness” tournament.
Blatter announced his resignation on Friday amidst charges that he received over $250M in kickbacks and bribes. CSTMR CEO Rory Holland was taken aback by the news when confronted by reporters outside his San Francisco office.
“He stole how much money?!? How did he get $250M? The entire contest is free and the grand prize is a pizza party and bragging rights!” said Holland.
Speaking at a news conference in Palo Alto,