Andreï Jvirblis is a journalist based in Moscow. Working for more than 10 years on Business FM radio, he also contributes to various print media such as Forbes magazine. He is also a correspondent in Russia for Reporters Without Borders, which deals with the protection of journalists' rights and various issues related to freedom of expression. He is a member of the board of the Journalists' and Media Workers' Union (JMWU) and a member of the Russian National Press Council. Previously, he worked in the book publishing sector and as a journalist for Radio France Internationale and UNESCO's Office of Public Information (OPI).