This Case is about CORPORATE GOVERNANCE, ETHICS, GLOBALIZATION, GOVERNMENT, LEADERSHIP, SOCIAL ENTERPRISE, SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY, TECHNOLOGY
PUBLICATION DATE: September 14, 2010 PRODUCT #: HKU889-PDF-ENG
This case scenario is about US$1.4 billion corporate governance fraud at India’s fourth-largest information technology firm: Satyam Computer Services. The firm offered IT outsourcing services to roughly 690 customers, including 185 Fortune 500 firms like General Motors, Nissan Motors and GE. By the year 2008, Satyam was an international business operating in 37 states. The case tracks its creator, Raju, who was an important star in corporate India and the rise and fall of both Satyam.
The case offers a chance to comprehend the various facets of corporate governance and can be used to analyze the reasons behind corporate governance failures at the threats and a company that it might confront post-scandal. It is going to help pupils comprehend the function of the authorities, independent managers, auditors and a promoter in corporate governance failures.