Tim Parfitt has worked in the media in London, Madrid and Barcelona, predominantly for Condé Nast, where he ran the Spanish company, helping to launch Vogue España and eventually launching GQ in Spain, among other titles. He has also worked for the Press Association, La Vanguardia and Grupo Planeta, editing, publishing, launching and relaunching titles as diverse as Lonely Planet and Playboy. His first book, a non-fiction travel memoir, A Load of Bull – An Englishman’s Adventures in Madrid, was published by Pan Macmillan in the UK. It was published in Spain by Almuzara under the title, Mucho toro – las tribulaciones de un inglés en la movida. Tim is British and fluent in Spanish. He lives near Barcelona.