Alejandro, born 1944, is a group Editor-in-Chief of “Cosas Internacional”. He began his career working for the daily newspaper “El Comercio” as a writer for the sports section in 1965. In 1999 he became Editor. From 1999 to 2008 he held the position of Director of “El Comercio”. He joined in 1986 the Board of Directors of the Inter American Press Association (IAPA) and was its President for two years. From 1986 to 1999 he served as Vice-President of the IAPA’s Peruvian Committee on Freedom of the Press. He was also a Board Member of the World Editors Forum. Alejandro is the current Secretary of the Global Editors Network.