I was a founding member of the organization, as business manager of the Journalism Development Group. My responsibilities include fundraising and donor relations, administration and financial management. Prior to CIN, I worked for OSCE, UNICEF and the American Bar Association (ABA/CEELI), spending nine years as finance manager and trainer. A Sarajevo native, studied basic physics and economics at the University of Sarajevo.

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Leila Bicakcic


Center for Investigative Reporting (CIN)

Professional Title

Executive Director


  • Europe and Central Asia




Media management / Media development; Public sector anti-corruption strategies; Anti-corruption analysis; Investigave reporting

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