Who rules? is a map of public-private power networks in Spain. Its aim is to present a reliable and documented repository of ties between the most influential people in the country -based only on official sources- to demand more transparency in lobbying and decision-making. Users can explore this huge database through interactive network graphs, a photo section with tagged protagonists, and journalistic investigations that give shape and context to all this information.

What will you find?

  • Articles about public-private power networks, revolving doors, conflicts of interest and lobbying.
  • Over 4,400 profiles of politicians, businessmen, public officials, institutions and companies.
  • Over 6,800 verified relationships between them, all documented with official sources.
  • 350 tagged images that highlight many of these relationships.