Fredrik Laurin, Sweden, is an editor for SVT, Swedish Public Broadcasting.
Along with partners Sven Bergman and Joachim Dyfvermark, he has three times been awarded the Stora Journalistpriset –Sweden’s highest journalism honor– for his work to expose, among other issues, Sweden’s participation in the United States’ extraordinary rendition program, corruption from Swedish state owned telco Telia in Uzbekistan. Laurin is the co-recipient of numerous other awards, including honors from Swedish and American Investigative Reporters and Editors as well as two-time recipient of the Daniel Pearl Award.
Previously, Laurin worked as an investigative reporter and producer for Swedish National TV4, as well as Swedish News Agency TT.
He has taught investigative techniques at a number of national and international venues, like the Global Investigative Journalism Conference, Arab Reporters for Investigative Journalism, the University of Stockholm School of Journalism and the Swedish Investigative Reporters and Editors, Grävande Journalister”.
Laurin is a Knight Wallace Fellow at the Univerisity of Michigan and currently serves on the ICIJ Network committee, responsible for selecting new members to the network.
Read a Q&A with Laurin in ICIJ’s Secrets of the Masters series.