[I used to live in Mexico and I realize how totally scr*** this guy pictured here is. Read:]
Carlos Bazan-Canabal may seem like a lucky guy.
The cofounder of Worldwide Directories, got a $2.7 billion judgment in his favor in a lawsuit with Yahoo in Mexico.
But the money isn't his yet. Yahoo is appealing the case. And in the meantime, he's been labeled as the "$2.7 billion guy"—the kind of headline that attracts unwanted attention. Kidnapping by criminal gangs has soared in Mexico in recent years.
As a result, he fears for his safety, he told El Economista, a Mexican newspaper.(Read here.)