Patrick Alley is one of the three founders of Global Witness. Founded in 1993 Global Witness has become one of the world's leading investigative organisations dedicated to routing out corruption & environmental and human rights abuses around the world with Patrick taking part in over 50 field investigations in South East Asia Africa Latin America and Europe. Taking the findings to lawmakers and into the boardrooms of multinational companies Patrick and his colleagues have challenged the assumption that you can't change things. Alongside his two co-founders Patrick received the 2014 Skoll Award for Social Entrepreneurship. Global Witness were nominated for the 2003 Nobel Peace Prize for their work exposing the murderous trade in Blood Diamonds.