Marius Dragomir is the Executive Director of the Center for Media, Data and Society (CMDS) at CEU’s School of Public Policy (SPP) in Budapest. He started on this position in September 2016. Dragomir comes to SPP from the Open Society Foundations (OSF) where he has worked for over a decade. Dragomir has spent the past decade in the media research field, specializing in media and communication regulation, digital media, governing structures of public service media and broadcasting, spectrum management, and ownership regulation. He has authored expert studies and articles on journalism and media policies that have been published and translated in more than 60 countries. Since 1999, he has been working for English-language media. Last year, with a group of journalists and researchers, he cofounded Mediapowermonitor.com, a community of experts in media policy covering trends in regulation, business, and politics that influence journalism.