Company Involved: Grand Medicina
Industry: Health Care
Industry Subsector: Medical Equipment
Official Involved: Sergei Bezyayev, deputy head of the Moscow Oncology Institute
Enforcement Action: Arrest
Summary: Sergei Bezyayev was detained on suspicion of taking a $960,000 bribe from a representative of medical equipment supplier Grand Medicina in exchange for state contracts. Russia’s Interior Ministry announced its investigative department has initiated a large-scale corruption probe into the matter. Bazyayev has reportedly confessed to authorities and is assisting in the investigation.