Marko Savković is Program Coordinator at the Belgrade Fund for Political Excellence (BFPE), where he is also the Executive Director of the Regional Academy for Democracy (RAD). Previously, Marko worked as a researcher in the Belgrade Centre for Security Policy, specializing in the fields of defense reform, civil-military relations and Euro-Atlantic integration. As of this year, he is a PhD candidate at the Belgrade Faculty of Political Science, researching into what he sees as the ‘privatization’ of peace-building efforts worldwide. In 2009, he co-authored the first Dictionary of European Security published in BCS languages. His work and thoughts have been published extensively in academic journals (Journal of Regional Security, Analytical, Vojno delo) as well as various magazines and portals (European Voice, Pescanik.net).