Shiv Malik

Shiv Malik is a technologist, author, broadcaster and former investigative ​journalist. He began his career reporting from Afghanistan and Pakistan and subsequently worked for the Guardian for five years breaking exclusive front page stories on everything from UK ​government social policy to secret ISIS documents. He is a co-founder of the think-tank, the Intergenerational Foundation and the author of two books, the 2010 cult economics book Jilted Generation and The Messenger an intrepid personal tale about a relationship with a terrorist-cum-fatasist, published by Faber in 2019. He has been a full time contributor to the open source project Streamr, since 2017, where he evanglises about a new decentralised data economy, data ownership, and how to monetize data in collectives.