Accountants are going for gold in Beijing
Judith Tydd, Accountancy Age, 14 Aug 2008
Employees from the major firms, including five from
PricewaterhouseCoop ers, were this week bidding for Olympic gold
Australian slalom canoeist Mark Bellofiore, rower Manuela Lutze
(Germany) and former PwC staffer and windsurfer Sedef Koktenturk
(Turkey) were all taking part in Beijing.
Others PwC representatives include Nic Youngblud (water polo,
Canada) and Pol Amat (hockey, Spain).
Flavia Rigamonti, due to commence a traineeship with KPMG in the US
after the games, is representing Switzerland in swimming.
Ernst & Young's Maria Pekli came fifth in the 57kg judo repechage,
while BDO Stoy Hayward trainee Jonty Clarke is in the GB Hockey team.