Concha Catalán has a degree in Journalism and English Philology. She works as coordinator of the data journalism team run by epops.cat and as an English teacher. She is also co-founder of the Catalan government transparancy project opengov.cat and former coordinator of BTVDatalab. She was part of the research team of El Temps magazine, led by Xavier Vinader. Concha Catalán advocates open data and the right of access to information. She spends her free time with family, friends, going to the cinema, walking, attending hackathons, and reading documents.