José Antonio Zarzalejos (Bilbao, 1954) has a degree in Law and is a journalist. He began his career at El Correo Español-El Pueblo Vasco, where he was deputy editor and director. From 1998 to 1999 he was editorial director of Grupo Correo and director of ABC until September 2004, when he became general secretary of the company. He returned to the management of ABC in December 2005 until February 2008. He is currently an analyst at El Confidencial and assistant to the chairman of its publishing company.