VIA THE ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH
Former NorthPole Ltd. CEO Steve Fleischli is being held hostage in China over a dispute about unpaid bills to its Chinese business partners. Fleischli is based in Missouri. NorthPole, a tent maker, fired him and refuses him legal counsel. The company is owned by New York private equity firm Warburg Pincus.
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