Francesc Escribano (Vilanova ila Geltrú, Barcelona, 1958) has worked as a journalist in the press and for the radio, but especially in television. After spending some time as head of programming, in 2004 he became director of TV3, a role he left in 2008. Over his career he has received two Onda awards and the National Prize for Journalism from the Generalitat de Cataluña. He is an associate professor of Audiovisual Communication at the Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona. He is currently a director of the television production company Minoria Absoluta.