GIJC17 Voices is a series of short interviews with some of the top investigative journalists from around the world.
Marina Walker Guevara is deputy director of the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists.
A native of Argentina, her investigations have won and shared more than 25 national and international awards, including from Long Island University’s George Polk Awards, Investigative Reporters and Editors, Overseas Press Club, the Society of Professional Journalists and the European Commission.
Over a 20-year career, she has written about environmental degradation by mining companies; the global offshore economy and the cigarette mafia in the Tri-Border Area of South America, among other topics. Recently, she co-managed the ‘Swiss Leaks’ investigation, based on a leaked cache of files from HSBC (Suisse), which involved more than 170 reporters in 60 countries.
Her stories have appeared in various international media including The Washington Post, The Miami Herald, Le Monde and the BBC.