Ignat has over six years’ experience as an investigator, with a focus on open-source investigation. Having previously worked as an Investigate Journalist, Ignat has produced numerous stories for the BBC, The Guardian and The Sunday Times.
Prior to joining Raedas Ignat sat with the investigation team at Bellingcat and has assisted on cross-border corruption issues for the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP). Notable work includes uncovering the ownership of assets including mansions, superyachts, and private jets.
Ignat has provided training on open-source investigative techniques for media and law enforcement agencies, including the International Criminal Court, the US State Department and Der Spiegel.