Company Involved: Compania de Salubrizare Brantner Vereş
Industry Subsector: Waste & Disposal Services
Official Involved: Napoca Sorin Apostu, former Mayor of Cluj City
Enforcement Action: Conviction
Summary: Former mayor of Cluj, Napoca Sorin Apostu was sentenced to 3 years and 6 months in jail for corruption. His wife was also sentenced to 3 years in jail as an accomplice, but with parole possible. Businessman Călin Stoia, who was accused of bribing the mayor, was acquitted. According to prosecutors, Apostu received €45,000 from Stoica, owner of the sanitation company Compania de Salubrizare Brantner Vereş, in exchange for help with a public bid for sanitation services.