Nils Hanson is the Editor-in-Chief of Uppdrag Granskning (Mission Investigate) at the public service television company Swedish Television (SVT). The investigative one-hour television programme is aired primetime once a week, 45 times a year. Nils, a former investigative reporter, has 36 people working with him to produce the show. The programme makes stories with great impact on Swedish society and has also won a series of international awards since it started in 2001, including The Daniel Pearl Award last year for "Outstanding International Reporting".

Nils regularly teaches investigative methods at conferences for investigative journalism in Sweden and abroad and has written a book on the subject.

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nils.hanson@svt.se