Xavier Counasse, Belgium, works as a journalist and coordinator of investigative journalism at the Belgian newspaper Le Soir, the leading French-language Brussels daily.

A civil engineer by training, he began his career as a journalist at Le Soir in 2013. He specializes in energy and taxation related topics.

In 2014, he collaborated for the first time with ICIJ and has contributed to LuxLeaks, SwissLeaks, Panama Papers, Paradise Papers, and Implant Files.