Iratxe Puebla is Director of Make Data Count at DataCite. Prior to this role, Iratxe worked at ASAPbio, where she drove initiatives to promote the productive use of preprints in the life sciences and greater transparency in peer review. Iratxe also managed community engagement activities related to preprints. Iratxe also held editorial roles at different open-access journals and served as Deputy Editor-in-Chief at the journal PLOS ONE, where she was actively involved in editorial policy development and open science initiatives. Iratxe is also co-founder of the FORCE11/COPE Research Data Publishing Ethics Working Group.