Xaquín González Veira

Xaquín G.V. is a Galician visual journalist – and Roi’s dad. He just left The Guardian where he led the Visuals team — a cross-disciplinary experiment of graphics, interactive, multimedia and picture editors. His most recent obsession: emotional connections in data-driven visual storytelling. Before that, he worked at National Geographic, The New York Times, Newsweek, El Mundo and La Voz de Galicia. He moonlights as a chef.