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SAN FRANCISCO/ NEW YORK/ LONDON, Nov 30- For Leo Apotheker, the former Hewlett-Packard CEO, a July 2011 meeting with Autonomy founder Mike Lynch at a chic seaside resort in France was pivotal to his effort to remake a storied technology giant.
How could HP and its army of lawyers, accountants and investment bankers miss warning signs on Autonomy and go ahead with the deal?