Bernard John "Bernie" Ebbers (August 27, 1941 – February 2, 2020) was a Canadian-American businessman and criminal. He was convicted of fraud and conspiracy as a result of WorldCom's false financial reporting. He co-founded WorldCom and was chief executive officer. Ebbers was born in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
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- Jennifer Bayot (July 13, 2005). "Ebbers Sentenced to 25 Years in Prison for $11 Billion Fraud". The New York Times.
- "Bernie Ebbers Is Old and Sick. Let Him Out of Prison". Bloomberg. October 28, 2019.
- Former WorldCom CEO Bernie Ebbers dies, according to family attorney