Journalist and non-fiction author 

Paddy Manning is an awarded, experienced journalist who has worked for The Australian, The Australian Financial Review, The Sydney Morning Herald, Crikey and the ABC and was founding editor of Ethical Investor magazine. He is author of two books: Boganaire: the Rise and Fall of Nathan Tinkler (Black, 2014) and What the Frack: Everything You Need to Know About Coal Seam Gas (NewSouth, 2013). Before becoming a journalist he worked for the Property Council of Australia, NSW EPA and NSW Parliament. He graduated with first-class honours in history at Sydney University in 1992.