Simon Bowers has been a reporter for the ICIJ on its Paradise Papers project.
He was previously senior financial reporter, specializing in investigations, for The Guardian newspaper, where he worked for almost 20 years. Topics he has covered include generic medicine price-fixing cartels, the laundering of gold linked to war lords, Big Oil pledges on climate change and the Icelandic banking bubble.
Bowers has helped exposed tax evasion and avoidance strategies that have cost governments billions of dollars in lost taxes. He has spent many years on the trail of white collar criminals.
He was involved in other ICIJ projects including Luxleaks and Panama Papers.