Alex Selby-Boothroyd

Head of Data Journalism, The Economist
UK

The Economist

Head of Data Journalism

@AlexSelbyB

Biography

Alex joined The Economist as an interactive data journalist in 2015 after 17 years at the Economist Intelligence Unit, and has been running the data-journalism department since 2016. His team writes data-driven articles and creates all of the charts and maps for the newspaper, website and apps. He graduated from the University of Bath with a degree in Modern Languages and European Studies.

15 June 2021

Democratising data