Ali Al Saeed was born in 1978 and grew up in Bahrain. He has been writing professionally for the past eight years, including as a journalist, for a number of leading newspapers and publications.
In 2004, he became the first from his country to publish a novel written in English with QuixotiQ. Earlier this year, he co-produced the documentary film, and wrote the book, Models of Success. Ali is the recipient of the Bahrain Outstanding Book of the Year Award.
His next book, Moments, a collection of short stories, is published in September. He is currently working on his next novel.
Ali drinks a lot of coffee and watches a lot of football (soccer!)