Blanka Zöldi is a reporter with Direkt36, a non-profit investigative journalism centre based in Budapest, Hungary. Most recently she has been covering the misuse of EU funds in Hungary and the country’s controversial Golden Visa program. She has also participated in various cross-border collaborations such as the Panama Papers and Paradise Papers investigations. Before joining Direkt36, she worked as a political and business reporter at Origo in Budapest and at BNE Intellinews in Brussels. She holds an International Relations degree.