Pavla Holcová

Director, Czech Center for Investigative Journalism
Age 36, Czech Republic
investigative journalism

About Pavla Holcová

Pavla Holcová is the founder of the Czech Center for Investigative Journalism, where she has investigated cases concerning Serbian organized crime figures, Macedonian secret service investments in Prague, money laundering, and offshore companies. She is a co-recipient of the Global Shining Light Award and European Union investigative journalism prize.

She is closely working with Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting project on various international projects and investigations. Before founding the Czech center, she worked for six years at the People in Need humanitarian and human rights organization as head of the Cuban section and for Europe’s largest developer of open source tools for news media Sourcefabric.