§ Mr. Don Foster
To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry how many staff were seconded between(a) PWC Consulting and PricewaterhouseCoopers, (b) Ernst and Young, (c) Deloitte and Touche, (d) KPMG and (e) Andersen and her Department in (i) 1999–2000, (ii) 2000–01 and (iii) April 2001 to the latest date for which figures are available. 
§ Ms Hewitt
Centrally held records show the numbers of secondments to and from each of the companies listed in the years specified as:
Secondments into DTI Company name 1999–2000 2000–01 April 2001 to date PricewaterhouseCoopers 1 0 0 Ernst and Young 1 0 1 Deloitte and Touche 1 1 0 KPMG 0 1 2 Andersen 0 0 0
Secondments from DTI
There were no secondments to the companies listed from the DTI in the periods covered.