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Martin Dickson

Martin Dickson

Deputy Editor and European Editor, the Financial Times.

Martin Dickson was appointed deputy editor of the Financial Times in 2005 and is the European editor. In his previous position as City editor he edited the highly respected Lombard column, and prior to that he was the financial editor. He joined the FT in 1977 as a writer on African and diplomatic affairs.

Mr. Dickson started in journalism as a graduate trainee at Reuters and had postings in Africa and Turkey.

In May 2006, he was named joint winner of the Wincott Foundation awards in the senior financial journalist category. He was voted Business Journalist of the Year in the 2005 Business Journalist of the Year awards, also winning in the category for the best opinion writer.

Martin Dickson has a history degree from Trinity Hall, Cambridge and a BSc in economics from London University.