Will Fitzgibbon was a senior reporter and Africa and Middle East partnership coordinator for ICIJ from 2014 to January, 2023.
Will coordinated the Fatal Extraction investigation that examined the impact of Australian mining companies in Africa. It was, at the time, one of the largest pan-African collaborations of journalists. Will has reported on ICIJ projects, including West Africa Leaks, Pandora Papers, Paradise Papers and Panama Papers. He coordinates ICIJ's partnerships with journalists in Africa and the Middle East.
Before coming to Washington, he worked at The Bureau of Investigative Journalism (TBIJ) in London where his work on politics, the finance industry and housing appeared in The Guardian and The Observer. He studied at the London School of Economics, Sciences-Po Paris and The Australian National University.