Journalist Profile

Fabrice Arfi

Fabrice Arfi, France, is an investigative journalist at Mediapart.

Arfi started as a columnist on judicial affairs for Lyon Figaro. He also collaborated with Agence France Presse in Lyon for the police and justice section and subsequently helped create the Lyon bureau of the daily newspaper 20 Minutes. He then helped start the weekly Tribune de Lyon. Arfi has collaborated on stories with other publications including Le Parisien/Aujourd'hui, Libération and Le Monde.

Arfi also cowrote the books "Le Contrat. Karachi, l'affaire que Sarkozy voudrait oublier" and "L'affaire Bettencourt, un scandale d'Etat."

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