BearingPoint

Professional Services
NYSE:BE
USA

"BearingPoint, previously known as KPMG Consulting, was authorized to buy payroll software from Iran in order to complete its work developing a finance and budgeting system for Afghanistan's government. Iran and Afghanistan share a common language, and BearingPoint said software purchased elsewhere would require substantial modification." (New York Times, "Licenses Granted to U.S. Companies Run the Gamut," 12/24/10)