Natalia Antelava

Coda Story

Natalia Antelava is a co-founder and CEO of Coda Story, as well as an Emmy-nominee, and award winning journalist. Originally from Tbilisi, Georgia, Natalia started her career freelancing in West Africa, but has since been BBC’s resident correspondent in the Caucasus, Central Asia, Middle East, Washington DC, and most recently India. She has covered the war in Eastern Ukraine, reported undercover from Burma, Yemen and Uzbekistan. Her investigations into human rights abuses in Central Asia, Iraq and the United States have won her a number of awards. She has also written for The Guardian, Forbes magazine and the New Yorker, among others.