Jeffery Tesler, 62, a UK citizen and licensed solicitor, was extradited on March 10, 2011 from the UK to the United States. Tesler pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Keith P. Ellison to one count of conspiracy to violate the FCPA and one count of violating the FCPA contained in a February 17, 2009 indictment. (1)
On February 23,2012, he received a sentence of 48 months with 24 months’ probation and agreed to forfeit more than $148 million USD (£94 million) from accounts in 12 Swiss banks and four from Israel, money that was traceable proceeds from the bribery.
Jeffery Tesler BOP Register Number 71732-279, is a dual citizen of the UK and Israel, and was successfully treaty transferred back to the UK on March 19, 2013. (2)