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A Lawyer’s Journey to Unmask Anonymous Companies

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Beneficial ownership is when an individual owns or controls part of a business that is not under their name. By revealing the real owners, we are able to prevent companies from operating in secrecy and hold them accountable.

As an anti-corruption lawyer, Andrej Leiontiev has been one of the many leaders pushing for beneficial ownership transparency in Slovakia. In this episode of Voices of Open Government we talk about how the national success of beneficial ownership transparency in Slovakia worked as a model for other countries and more.

  • Guest: Andrej Leontiev, Attorney, TaylorWessing
  • Host: Stephanie Bluma, Chief Communications and Campaigns Officer, OGP

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