Jan Kuciak is slovak watchdog journalist and journalism postgraduate student at Constantine the Philosopher University in Nitra (SK). He worked for Slovak newspaper Hospodarske Noviny and collaborated with weekly Tyzden. He also collaborated on a several transnational investigations. As a postgraduate student he is examining conditions for watchdog (or investigative) journalism in Slovakia in comparison with other Central European countries. Since October 2015, he is working for Slovakian news portal aktuality.sk.