Opera boss explains his inflated expensesmain
He said he needs to travel widely to sell co-productions, a venture which he says has earned his company 600,000 Euros. He also needs to raise private donations, scoring well in Japan but failing in Dubai.
As for the luxury restaurant bills, ‘c’est une forme de coutume’ – it’s just business.
No mention is made of the pen he bought on expenses for 600 Euros.