Pedro Simón (Madrid 1971) is a journalist and writer. He currently works for the daily paper El Mundo. His journalism won him the Ortega y Gasset Prize in 2015 and the APM Journalist of the Year award for 2016. In 2020, he was a finalist for the Gabo Foundation Prizes. His books include anthologies of his journalism (Total Goth and Barbarian Chronicles) and his novel Danger of Collapse.