Company Involved: SNC-Lavalin
Industry Subsector: Heavy Construction
Official Involved: Chakib Khelil, former energy minister
Enforcement Action: Investigation
Summary: The probe into SNC-Lavalin’s activities around the world has reached Algeria. Investigators are looking into a possible association between alleged middleman Farid Bedjaoui and Chakib Khelil, who resigned in 2010 amid a corruption scandal. Since 2000, SNC-Lavalin is thought to have won at least $6 billion in contracts from Algeria.