Writer of the Sunday Times Bestseller, Centaur
Shortlisted for the William Hill Sports Book of The Year, 2017
Ami Rao is a British-American writer who was born in Calcutta, India and has lived and worked in New York City, London, Paris, San Francisco and Los Angeles. Ami has a BA in English Literature from Ohio Wesleyan University and an MBA from Harvard Business School, and was most recently a banking professional in the City of London where she wrote on the impact of political and socio-economic forces on financial markets.
An avid cook and a self-proclaimed foodie, she has written for Tim Hayward’s Fire & Knives. Ami lives in Ascot, in the U.K. with her husband and two boys. When she is not reading, writing, sailing or seeking her next adrenaline rush, she can be found blogging about food and life on YummyAmi.