Jesús Escudero is a member of the first data journalism unit ever created in a Spanish media organisation, in El Confidencial. He leaded a six-month data-driven and cross-border enquiry about The Water Fund, the biggest cooperation program in Spain. He also took part a five-month investigation about the Spanish Development Aid, which detailed the 22,000 million euros disbursed as Official Development Assistance (ODA) by Spain between 2007 and 2012. It was judged as one of the ten best innovative projects by the Premios Gabriel García Márquez 2014. As an Ambassador, he has also conducted several workshops about data journalism and visualisation. Previously, he worked in the infographics department of El Mundo and as a journalist in El Comercio, a local newspaper.

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