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Frederik Obermaier

Süddeutsche Zeitung
Investigativer Journalist und Autor
Frederik Obermaier, Germany, is a book author and investigative reporter at Germany’s leading daily, the Munich-based Süddeutsche Zeitung. He is member of Netzwerk Recherche, the Forbidden-Stories-network and the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists. Together with this colleague Bastian Obermayer, he initiated the Panama Papers and the Paradise Papers. He has received numerous honors for his work, including the CNN-Award, the Otto Brenner Preis, the renowned Wächterpreis, the Henri-Nannen-Prize, and the the Pulitzer Prize 2017 for Explanatory Reporting. Obermaier is the author of several books, including one about the Ku-Klux-Klan in Germany. Together with his colleague Bastian Obermayer he wrote the best selling account of the Panama Papers: “The Panama Papers: Breaking the Story of How the Rich and Powerful Hide Their Money”.

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