The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has announced that Robert John Dougall, former Vice President of Market Development at DePuy International Limited (DPI) has been charged with conspiracy to corrupt, contrary to the Criminal Law Act 1977. Mr Dougall is alleged to have made corrupt payments and/or given other inducements to medical professionals working in the Greek public healthcare service in relation to the supply of orthopaedic products between February 2002 and December 2005. The investigation continues.