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Follow the money
21 April 2016
The latest Scandi-TV hit, Follow the Money (BBC4), proves that accountancy can feature in a show and still be entertaining! The story is all about Evergreen, a wind power company trying to make the world a better and cleaner place, or is it!
There are the usual problem. Firstly, we have a sexy lawyer, but more markedly there doesn’t appear to be an honest accountant to be found in Denmark.
Evergreen’s CFO (Ulrik Skov) has a shady past and there is even a vaping accountant (Eric) who helps with some money laundering and blackmail.
As Evergreen try to get the investment to float we even meet a UK company with a lot of posh boys called Waterson and Price. Are you thinking PwC here too?
Finally we meet Jen Kristian, a young honest accountant. So honest in fact he becomes a whistleblower! He is quickly framed and goes the way of many a whistleblower...
• Don’t forget there are more fun stories on page 34 of the latest issue.
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