Jelena joined Interel in 2014. She works on a variety of communications and public relations projects for clients from the lifestyle and beauty sector. Jelena gained experience in the PR world, being a PR manager at Making Waves and a PR assistant at L’Oreal.
Before joining the PR/consultancy world, Jelena was a lawyer at the Brussels Bar. In 2010 she made a career switch and started studying journalism at the HUB, and worked during one year as a freelance journalist.
Jelena holds a Masters in Journalism from the HUB (cum laude) as well as a Masters in Law from the Catholic University of Leuven (KUL). She went on Erasmus in Toulouse, during her final year of law studies, and completed an internship at the Belgian Consulate in Barcelona.
She is fluent in English, French and Dutch, and conversational in Spanish.