Marsalek, suspected of committing commercial fraud and embezzlement, has eluded authorities since Wirecard’s collapse

BERLINGerman investigators are asking the public to help them find Jan Marsalek, the elusive former Wirecard AG executive who prosecutors suspect played a central role in inflating the fintech companys results by booking fake income for years.
The German payments group, which was briefly worth more than the countrys largest bank, filed for insolvency in late June after disclosing that more than $2 billion of its cash supposedly held in trustee-managed bank accounts was probably fake.