CEO admits stealing $15 million from her company to finance clothing boutique, Plaza Hotel visits, and $200K on relative’s wedding
That’s some high-end embezzlement.
The U.S. chief executive of a German saw-blade manufacturer has pleaded guilty to stealing $15 million from the company to bankroll a luxury clothing and furniture boutique she ran on the side.
Donna Osowitt Steele, 52, of Taylorsville, N.C. had worked for Tigra USA since 1999, starting in the shipping department and rising to become chief executive. Prosecutors say that starting in 2013, Steele began pilfering from…