Iain Overton is an author and campaigner. The Executive Director of London based charity ‘Action on Armed Violence’, he has also written two books on the global impact of conflict - Gun Baby Gun (Canongate) and The Price of Paradise (Quercus, 2019). The founding editor of The Bureau of Investigative Journalism, Overton has also been an Executive Producer on Dispatches and Panorama. He has won a Peabody Award, two Amnesty International Awards, a OneWorld Award, a PrixCircom and was once Journalist of the Year at the Legal Reporting Awards, amongst others. His first book was short-listed for a Golden Dagger Award.