Ana Petruševa, director of BIRN Macedonia is an experienced journalist and editor, and one of the founders of the BIRN regional network and BIRN Macedonia.
Petruševa was managing editor of Balkan Insight, BIRN’s flagship publication, from 2006 to 2016. She set up and manages BIRN Macedonia’s programmes, which are mainly focused on investigative reporting, on the publication of complex databases and on journalism training.
Prior to joining BIRN, Ana was country director for the Institute for War and Peace Reporting, IWPR. She previously worked as a journalist for the Reuters news agency as well as for a variety of media outlets, including Deutsche Welle, Telma TV and Forum magazine. Ana was the associate producer of the IWPR documentary Ohrid and Beyond, and was also the co-author and producer of the BIRN Kosovo documentary „Does Anyone Have a Plan?“
Ana graduated from the Skopje School of Journalism and the Faculty of Law of the University of Saints Cyril and Methodius.