Esteban Roman is the editorial page editor at El Universal newspaper in Mexico City. He also anchors â€œCodigo,â€ a Sunday night political affairs program airing on Proyecto 40 television, and he reports investigative stories about the criminal justice system in Mexico.
As a member of Univisionâ€™s investigative unit in 2012, he participated in the award-winning documentary â€œFast and Furious: Arming the Enemy.â€ During that year, he was part of the ABC-Univision joint ventureâ€™s newscast, reporting on the U.S. presidential election.
His academic background includes a masterâ€™s degree in journalism at the Investigative and Teaching Center for Economics (CIDE) and a bachelorâ€™s degree in Communication Sciences at the National University of Mexico (UNAM). Until October 2010, he was deputy editorial director at FundaciÃ³n MEPI, an NGO dedicated to the development of investigative journalism among news outlets in Latin America. Since 2013, Roman also has been a professor of journalism at the Universidad Iberoamericana.