Emilia Díaz Struck

Emilia Díaz-Struck is research editor and Latin America coordinator at the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists. She has taken part in cross-border projects such as ICIJ’s FinCEN Files, Implant Files, Paradise Papers and the Pulitzer winner investigation Panama Papers.

Emilia was previously the investigative reporting coordinator at the Press and Society Institute of Venezuela, and in 2012 was reporter in residence at the New England Center for Investigative Reporting at Boston University. She pioneered in data journalism and investigative collaborations in her native Venezuela and has been a mentor to hundreds of Latin American reporters. Emilia teaches summer seminars on data journalism at Columbia University in New York. She has been a professor at the Central University of Venezuela and a contributor for the Washington Post, the magazine Poder y Negocios, Venezuelan media El Universal, El Mundo and Armando.info, which she co-founded.