Nick Mathiason is a founder and Co-Director of Finance Uncovered.

Nick has been a business and financial journalist for close to 30 years and has broken a sizeable number of impactful stories that have had international prominence. He was one of the first UK journalists to report on industrial scale tax avoidance.

Subjects investigated include developing countries access to medicine, vulture funds, labour issues and the growth of private equity.

Formerly a business correspondent at The Observer, The Guardian, the Bureau of Investigative Journalism and the Big Issue magazine for the homeless, Nick has been shortlisted for major international journalism prizes on numerous occasions.

Basic information

Name
Nick Mathiason
Expertise
Developing countries access to medicine, vulture funds, labour issues and the growth of private equity
Country
United Kingdom

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Syrians pay tax to rebuild after war but see little benefit

  • Armed conflict
  • Corruption
  • Politics

DAMASCUS - The Syrian government has raised billions of Syrian pounds to rebuild war-stricken cities through a "reconstruction tax." But where does the money really go? A joint investigation by OCCRP, SIRAJ, and Finance Uncovered, supported by Journalismfund.eu's Money Trail grant programme.