Investment Scammer John Davies Reinvents Himself?

Credit to Author: BrianKrebs| Date: Fri, 07 May 2021 13:15:27 +0000

John Bernard, a pseudonym used by a convicted thief and con artist named John Clifton Davies who’s fleeced dozens of technology startups out of an estimated $30 million, appears to have reinvented himself again after being exposed in a recent investigative series published here. Sources tell KrebsOnSecurity that Davies/Bernard is now posing as John Cavendish and head of a new “private office” called Hempton Business Management LLP.

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Due Diligence That Money Can’t Buy

Credit to Author: BrianKrebs| Date: Mon, 14 Sep 2020 19:47:01 +0000

Most of us automatically put our guard up when someone we don’t know promises something too good to be true. But when the too-good-to-be-true thing starts as our idea, sometimes that instinct fails to kick in. Here’s the story of how companies searching for investors to believe in their ideas can run into trouble.

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