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Editor , Publishing executive , writer

Juan Luis Cebrián Echarri, Spanish publishing executive, writer, editor. Recipient 1st prize Control to director of an information medium, 1976-1977, 77-78, 78-79, 79-80, 80-81, best journalist award, 1979, Editor-of-Year awawrd World Press Review, 1980, Spanish National Journalism prize, 1983, Honour medal University Mississippi, 1986, Freedom of Expression medal F.D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Foundation, 1986, Trento International prize, 1987.

Background

Echarri, Juan Luis Cebrián was born on October 30, 1944 in Madrid, Spain.

Education

Graduate in Journalism, EOP, Madrid, 1963. Honorary Professor, Iberoamericana University, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

Career

Founding member Cuadernos para el Dialogo magazine, Madrid, 1962-1967. Senior editor Informaciones, 1963, deputy editor in chief, 1969-1975. Director news programming Spanish television, 1974.

Editor-in-chief El País newspaper, 1976-1988, public, Chief Executive Officer, since 1988. Deputy chairman Cinco Dias newspaper, since 1988. Chief Executive Officer Grupo Prisa, since 1988.

Deputy chairman Canal Plus (now Sogecable), since 1988. Member board Cadena Ser, Madrid. Member Spanish Royal Academy.

Membership

Member International Press Institute (executive board since 1978, working committee 1980, vice president 1982-1986, chairman 1986-1988), Sociedad Económica Madritense, Asociación de la Prensa, Chevalier des Arts et Lettres France.

Connections

Son of Vicente Cebrián Carabias and Carmen Echarri. Divorced; children: Daniel, Eva, Juan, Rebecca. Married Teresa Aranda, 1988.

Children: Rafael, Teresa.

father:
Vicente Cebrián Carabias

mother:
Carmen Echarri

spouse:
Teresa Aranda

child:
Daniel Echarri

child:
Eva Echarri

child:
Juan Echarri

child:
Rebecca Echarri

child:
Rafael Echarri

child:
Teresa Echarri