Elena Chernenko is the head of the international section at the Kommersant daily newspaper in Moscow, Russia. She focuses on issues of cybersecurity, non-proliferation and arms control.
She has previously worked for Russian Newsweek, the Voice of Russia, the Moskauer Deutsche Zeitung newspaper.
She holds a Ph.D. in history from Moscow State University. She is also a Member of the Presidium of the Council on Foreign and Defense Relations and the Council of the PIR-Center.