Jelena Cosic is ICIJ's training manager and Eastern European partnership coordinator. She worked on Fincen Files, Luanda Leaks and China Cables.
Prior to joining ICIJ, she worked as a reporter, regional coordinator and project manager for the Balkan Investigative Reporting Network, a grouping of non-government organizations promoting freedom of speech, human rights and democratic values across southern and eastern Europe.
Her work also entailed the convening of international investigative teams; overseeing partnerships with other investigative centers; and helping to drive internal technological change.
She has received several investigative journalism awards, including a Certificate of Excellence, Global Shining Light Award; an EU Investigative Journalism Award in the Western Balkans and Turkey; and a Serbian Independent Association of Journalists Award for investigative journalism in online media.
Cosic is an avid trail runner.