Fakhar Durrani, Pakistan, is a journalist with more than 15 years of experience. He has been with The News International, Pakistan’s leading English language newspaper, for the last nine years. He is part of the news organization’s Investigation Cell, which reports in-depth and investigative stories, often in high-risk situations.
Durrani focuses on corruption and embezzlement in government departments, misuse of authority by government officials, tax evasion issues, health and education related topics, abuse of human rights and other social issues.
He was part of 600 leading investigative journalists who collaborated on ICIJ’s Pandora Papers investigation. During this collaboration, Durrani along with one of his colleagues unearthed millions of dollars in offshore holdings of more than 700 Pakistanis secretly kept in tax havens.