Ian Wishart

Journalist, Presenter

Ian Wishart has been described by The Listener as “the country’s most influential journalist”. The outspoken editor of Investigate magazine has written several bestsellers examining Kiwi crime cases. Wishart gained renown as the reporter who led the investigation into The Winebox Affair, fronting a Frontline documentary on corporate fraud. He also presented 1997 found footage show Real TV.

Flat tack, full on and lives journalism. When his eyes are open he's reporting. Ex TV3 Head of Staff Steve Bloxham on Ian Wishart, in The NZ Herald, 15 April 2005