María Jesús Espinosa de los Monteros is the General Manager of PRISA Audio. She holds a degree in Audiovisual Communication from the Universidad Cardenal Herrera-CEU and a PhD in Film History from the Complutense of Madrid. In 2012 she co-founded elextrarradio.com, winner of the 2013 Premio Ondas Nacional de Radio for Radiphonic Innovation and winner of the Academia de la Radio Award 2014. From 2016 to 2021 she was Director of Podium Poscast, which received another Ondas Award for Best Radio Platform in 2016. In 2020 and 2021, other projects she directed won two more Premios Ondas Nacionales for best branded-podcast (Pienso, luego actúo) and best podcast (Estirando el chicle), respectively. She has been the promoter of the 1st
Edition of the Ondas Globales del Podcast. She has been chosen by Forbes
magazine as one of the most creative minds in business and as one of the 50 most important people in podcasting in Spanish. She is a regular contributor to El País
and Cadena SER
and is co-director of the first Master's Degree in Podcast and Digital Audio at the Barreira School in Spain.