Born in Northwest England, Glyn is a self-taught writer/author who has visited 24 nations, worked in 9, and lived in 3 (the Caribbean, UAE, and SE Asia). He is a qualified Engineer (Process Controls and Instrumentation) with an MSc in Artificial Intelligence, won at a "Russell Group" University when aged 40 years. He spent 9 of his "middle years" working in Saudi Arabia's Oil+Gas industry (East and West) and several more working in Abu Dhabi (Offshore), Qatar, Libya, and Iraq (Baghdad). Just prior to commencing his international travels (his first contract with Aramco) he had worked for British Nuclear Fuels for 3 years at both the Capenhurst Enrichment Facility and BNFL's Risley Engineering Centre. He has authored a series of technical education manuals for SCECO-East (Saudi Arabia's premier Electricity Utility); a complex procedures manual for ExxonMobil's O+G Marketing Division in Doha, Qatar; and Operator Procedures for Qatar's RasGas Train-6 (in Ras Laffan). A confirmed Bachelor with a list of past (exotic) girlfriends too long to remember, he now focuses on Nuclear issues (Power and Weaponry), all issues surrounding Globalization + Outsourcing, Cryptocurrencies, and the analysis of high-stakes Financier-driven, Geo-Politics.