• Former Tesla Employee Allegedly Embezzled Over $9 Million

    11 days ago - By Fortune

    A former Tesla employee was indicted by a federal grand jury Thursday for allegedly embezzling $9.3 million from Elon Musk's electric car company.
    The former employee, Salil Parulekar, began working at Tesla in 2013, according to a LinkedIn page that shares his name. Most recently, he worked as a manager at Tesla's global supply management group, where he oversaw the company's relationships with suppliers.
    According to the indictment, Parulekar, 32, falsified invoices, created fraudulent account documents, and impersonated supplier employees in order to embezzle millions between 2016 and...
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  • A former Tesla employee was charged with embezzling $9.3 million from the company

    A former Tesla employee was charged with embezzling $9.3 million from the company

    11 days ago - By Business Insider

    A federal grand jury on Thursday charged former Tesla employee Salil Parulekar with embezzling around $9.3 million from the automaker, the Department of Justice said in a press release.
    Parulekar, who worked in Tesla 's supply management division, allegedly sent money meant for one supplier, Hota Industrial Manufacturing, to another supplier, Schwabische Automotive GmbH , in 2016 and 2017.
    Parulekar was charged with nine counts of wire fraud and one count of aggravated identity theft.
    The indictment does not describe why Parulekar allegedly undertook the embezzlement scheme, and Tesla...
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