James Freis

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James Freis was hired by crisis-hit Wirecard in May  to become the German payments group’s chief compliance officer. Photograph: iStock

James Freis, the former US regulatory official tasked with running German e-payments giant Wirecard as it collapsed over the summer, warned an audienc(...)

Markus Braun, who spearheaded Wirecard’s meteoric growth, has resigned as chief executive. Photograph: EPA/Philipp Guelland

Wirecard’s chief executive Markus Braun has resigned with immediate effect as the payment group’s share price continued to collapse a day after it rev(...)