Author of The King of Oil - The Secret Lives of Marc Rich
Daniel Ammann, the author of The King of Oil – The Secret Lives of Marc Rich, is an award-winning journalist with more than 20 years experience in newspapers, radio and television. He was born in 1963, raised in Switzerland and educated at Zurich University, UC Berkeley and Fondation Postuniversitaire Internationale in Paris. He holds an MA in Political Science, History and Constitutional Law. In December 2010 he was named Swiss Business Journalist of the Year. In 2007 he won the renowned Georg von Holtzbrinck Prize for Business Journalism. In 2006 he was awarded the Swiss Media Prize for Finance Journalism.