(Bogota, 1978) His novel Formas de evasión (Seix Barral, 2016) and his books of profiles Nunca es fácil ser una celebridad and 16 retratos excéntricos (Planeta, 2014-2015) have been published in several countries. He has also written the biography Francis Bacon: retrato de una pesadilla (Panamericana, 2005). In 2013 he was guest editor of Paris Match in France, and since then has worked as a correspondent for the magazine. In 2015 he edited the book The Sorrows of Mexico (MacLehose Press / Debate, 2016), winner of the English PEN Award. In 2016 he edited an anthology of narrative journalism published as Crónica (UNAM, 2016). He has also given workshops in narrative journalism at a number of universities.
He is currently the editor of Gatopardo magazine in Mexico and writes a column for El País.