Carolina Neurath

Anna Carolina Neurath (born 17 November 1985) is a Swedish journalist and writer. She specializes in writing business articles for the newspaper Svenska Dagbladet. In 2016 her first work of fiction, Fartblinda, was published.

Carolina Neurath
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Neurath at a film premiere in Filmstaden in December 2012
Born
Anna Carolina Neurath

(1985-11-17) 17 November 1985 (age 34)
Segeltorp, Huddinge, Sweden
Alma materStockholm University
Poppius Journalistskola
OccupationJournalist, writer

Personal lifeEdit

Neurath was born in 1985.[1][2] She studied journalism at the Stockholm University Department of Journalism, Media, and Communication (JMK) and then at Poppius Journalistskola.[3][4][5]

She married in 2017 and has one child (born 2014).[6][7]

CareerEdit

Neurath began her career as a reporter for the business newspaper Dagens Industri. She served as an editor on the Placera.nu website.[1] In 2011, Neurath published Den stora bankhärvan: Finansparet Hagströmer och Qvibergs uppgång och fall, a book depicting the rise and fall of HQ Bank and the reasons for its failure.[8][9][10]

On 19 July 2013, Neurath made a guest appearance as a "Sommarpratare" ("Summer Presenter") in the Sveriges Radio show Sommar i P1.[11] She also participated in SVT's Sommarpratarna in October 2014.[12]

In 2014, Neurath released her second book, De svenska riskkapitalisterna (The Swedish Venture Capitalists), co-authored by Jan Almgren.[13][14][15] The same year, Neurath's history of acting became news when the low budget fan film Star Wars: Threads of Destiny premiered, including 2006 footage of Neurath as Princess Arianna Ad'lah.[16]

Her third book is her first work of fiction: a 2016 finance thriller called Fartblinda where a young female finance journalist attempts to uncover the business of shady financiers.[17] The rights for a TV series has been bought by FLX, a production company known for Felix Herngrens involvement.[18]

AwardsEdit

Neurath has received various awards for her work. In 2010, she and a Svenska Dagbladet colleague, Jacob Bursell, were presented with the Guldspaden journalism award in the Larger Newspapers category for their coverage of the Swedish auditing industry.[19]

 
Carolina Neurath at the presentation of the hosts for Sommar i P1 on 29 May 2013

In 2011, Neurath was nominated for a second Guldspaden award for her book Den stora bankhärvan: Finansparet Hagströmer och Qvibergs uppgång och fall, but did not win.[20][21]

The same year, Neurath was named one of "Sweden's Supertalents" by the newspaper Veckans Affärer; the Shortcut magazine included her on its list, "Årets uppstickare" ("Newcomer of the Year"). She was also named "Woman of the Year" by the newspaper Expressen.[22][23]

In 2012, Neurath was awarded the Stora Journalistpriset for her work on the interest rate map.[24] She was also named Sweden's best business journalist by the public relations firm Halvarsson & Halvarsson in their yearly review of the financial market.[25]

In July 2013, Neurath was given the title "Powermama" of the year by the magazine Mama.[26] Additionally, she was named one of the world's best investigative journalists by the international Monocle magazine.[27]

In 2014, Neurath was also awarded the Per Wendel-pris for her work in journalism, which came with a prize of 100,000 SEK.[28]

WorksEdit

  • Den stora bankhärvan: finansparet Hagströmer och Qvibergs uppgång och fall Stockholm: Norstedt, 2011. Print. ISBN 9789113036984
  • De svenska riskkapitalisterna: en berättelse om makt, pengar och hemligheter Stockholm: Norstedt, 2014. Print. ISBN 9789113055787
  • Fartblinda Stockholm: Piratförlaget, 2016. Print. ISBN 9789164204752

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Carolina Neurath" (in Swedish). Norstedts.se. Archived from the original on 15 March 2012. Retrieved 21 December 2014.
  2. ^ https://www.expressen.se/noje/svt-profilen-traffade-stora-karleken-nar-hon-var-sambo/ (Swedish)
  3. ^ "Frilanspristagare blir sommarpratare" (in Swedish). Poppius.se. Archived from the original on 23 December 2014. Retrieved 22 December 2014.
  4. ^ "Resumé: "Hon kan gå hur långt som helst"" (in Swedish). Archived from the original on 29 December 2014. Retrieved 29 December 2014.
  5. ^ "Intervju med Carolina Neurath, andrapristagare "Sveriges bråkigaste" 2014". Passion for Business (in Swedish). Archived from the original on 22 December 2014. Retrieved 29 December 2014.
  6. ^ https://www.svenskdam.se/2017/08/se-bilderna-fran-kungavannens-magiska-brollop-i-skane/ (Swedish)
  7. ^ http://inrikesmagasin.se/2014/05/27/carolina-neurath-brinner-granskande-naringslivsjournalistik/ (Swedish)
  8. ^ "Den stora bankhrvan" (in Swedish). Retrieved 2 January 2015.
  9. ^ "Resumé: HQ-kraschen blir bok" (in Swedish). Resume.se. 30 November 2010. Archived from the original on 21 December 2014. Retrieved 21 December 2014.
  10. ^ Aagård, Martin (2 September 2011). "Carolina Neurath: Den stora bankhärvan" (in Swedish). Aftonbladet Kultur. Retrieved 29 December 2014.
  11. ^ "Carolina Neurath" (in Swedish). Sveriges Radio. 19 July 2013. Retrieved 21 December 2014.
  12. ^ ”Jag överlevde men jag levde inte” | SVT.se
  13. ^ "Neurath, C – De svenska riskkapitalisterna – 13055787" (in Swedish). Norstedts.se. 30 November 2010. Retrieved 21 December 2014.
  14. ^ "Carolina Neurath Jan Almgren – De svenska riskkapitalisterna". Göteborgs-Posten (in Swedish). 19 September 2014. Retrieved 21 December 2014.
  15. ^ "De svenska riskkapitalisterna" (in Swedish). Retrieved 2 January 2015.
  16. ^ "Kultursvepet 20/2". Svenska Dagbladet (in Swedish). 20 February 2014. Retrieved 22 December 2014.
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  18. ^ (in Swedish)
  19. ^ "Grävpris till SvD". Svenska Dagbladet (in Swedish). 26 March 2011. Archived from the original on 22 July 2013. Retrieved 21 December 2014.
  20. ^ "SvD trefaldigt nominerad till guldspade". Svenska Dagbladet (in Swedish). 2 March 2012. Retrieved 21 December 2014.
  21. ^ "Storslam i Guldspadar för SvD". Svenska Dagbladet (in Swedish). 24 March 2012. Retrieved 21 December 2014.
  22. ^ Ylva Edenhall (19 January 2012). "Årets supertalang". Svenska Dagbladet (in Swedish). Retrieved 21 December 2014.
  23. ^ "Uppstickarna 2011: Topplistan 1–30". Shortcut (in Swedish). Archived from the original on 21 December 2014. Retrieved 21 December 2014.
  24. ^ "Carolina Neurath berättar om räntekartan som kan sänka din boränta". TV4 Play (in Swedish). Retrieved 21 December 2014.
  25. ^ "Carolina Neurath i topp bland ekonomijournalister" (in Swedish). Halvarsson.se. 19 June 2012. Archived from the original on 21 December 2014. Retrieved 21 December 2014.
  26. ^ "Carolina Neurath utsedd till årets powermama". Svenska Dagbladet (in Swedish). 18 November 2014. Retrieved 21 December 2014.
  27. ^ "Carolina Neurath om att vara en av världens främsta grävande jorunalister – Nyhetsmorgon" (in Swedish). tv4.se. Archived from the original on 21 December 2014. Retrieved 21 December 2014.
  28. ^ "Carolina Neurath får Wendelpriset" (in Swedish). Medievärlden.se. Retrieved 21 December 2014.

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