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|Full Name||Christian James Michel|
|Famous For||Being accused in AgustaWestland VVIP helicopter Scam|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters– 170 cm|
in meters– 1.70 m
in feet inches– 5’ 7”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms– 75 kg|
in pounds– 165 lbs
|Eye Colour||Light Brown|
|Hair Colour||Grey (Semi-Bald)|
|Date of Birth||Year– 1964|
|Age (as in 2018)||54 Years|
|Family||Father– Wolfgang Max Richard Michel (Broker)|
Mother– Name Not Known
Brother– Not Known
Sister– Not Known
|Controversies||• He is an alleged middleman in the AgustaWestland chopper deal. He was extradited from the UAE to India on 4 December 2018. Indian authorities investigated the accusations that Michel organised bribes to push a ₹3,600-crore contract for VVIP helicopters to be purchased by the Indian Government for the top Indian leaders, bureaucrats, and other officials.|
• Michel along with two other middlemen is also accused by the Enforcement Directorate, a law enforcement agency of India, of taking commissions worth €70 million from AgustaWestland to bribe Indian officials who helped him.
• Michel has also been charged in the Milan court for his role in taking millions of dollars from other companies illicitly.
Some Lesser Known Facts About Christian Michel
- His deceased father, Wolfgang Max Richard Michel was also a middleman and acted as a mediator between former Libyan dictator Colonel Muammar Gaddafi and Britain’s Labour Party.
- Christian Michel has also served as a chairman and sole director of Entera Corporation, a British company. His father, Wolfgang Michel had also promoted Entera Corporation along with two other companies; UCM International Trading Limited and Ferro-Imports Limited. In 2004, Entera Corporation went insolvent with more than £1.3 million in debt and Michel was banned from doing business in the UK for seven years. 
- With the help of his father, Entera Corporation made more than £2 million from India between 1987 and 1996.
- In AgustaWestland case, Michel is one of the three middlemen being probed in the case, along with Carlo Gerosa and Guido Haschke. 
- In 2017, Michel had written a letter to the Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi and insisted that he was a victim of “political conspiracy.” 
- In November 2018, a Dubai-based court confirmed the order clearing the way for Michel’s extradition to India.