Brigitte Scheffer is an award-winning documentary maker and investigator who works with the BBC, DW and Netflix. Fluent in eight languages, she reports extensively from Africa, the Middle East, Europe and the US covering refugees, security, the energy sector and ocean issues. Her investigations for media networks and civil societies range from social care to missing people to institutional corruption. She was the Bloomberg correspondent in Libya, covering the revolution and its aftermath. She is also a guest lecturer in International Relations at Madrid University.