Julian Rademeyer is an award winning investigative journalist. He’s written and worked for many of South Africa’s major newspapers including. City Press, Beeld, The Sunday Times , Pretoria News and The Herald. In a career spanning nearly two decades, reporting from troubled areas including Somalia, Equatorial Guinea, Niger, Belarus, Egypt and Lebanon, he resigned from his position as chief reporter for Media24 Investigations (S.Africa), to spend two years researching and writing “Killing for Profit”. In 2005 he won the Vodacom Journalist of the Year award for print news and a recipient of the 2009 Mondi Shanduka Newspaper Award for hard news. He has twice been a finalist for the Taco Kuiper Award, South Africa’s leading investigative journalism prize. His work has also been published Troublemakers: The Best of South Africa’s Investigative Journalism.