Tobias Buck was the Financial Times Madrid correspondent from 2012 to 2017, covering Spain's economic crisis and the political aftershocks, including the Catalan campaign for secession. He is currently the FT's Berlin correspondent, but continues to travel and report from Spain regularly. He joined the Financial Times as a graduate trainee in 2002 and was appointed EU correspondent in Brussels one year later. From 2007 to 2012, he served as the FT's Jerusalem correspondent. He is the recipient of several journalism prizes, including a British Press Award, a Foreign Press Association Award, and a Harold Wincott Award. In 2015, Spain's International Press Club named him foreign correspondent of the year.