Name: Ieuan Ben Pawl Dolby
Occupation: Marine Consultant/Novelist
Resides: Dundee, Scotland
Ieuan Dolby was born in 1967 in Cambridge, England but spent his formative years in Edinburgh, Scotland.
He went on to study marine engineering at Leith Nautical and South Tyneside Colleges and spent the next twenty years in the merchant navy, rising to the rank of chief engineer, before moving ashore as a technical superintendent. Latterly, he obtained an honours degree in Maritime Technology from the University of Newcastle upon Tyne and spent many years as a marine casualty investigator based in Singapore.
Always an avid reader and writer, Ieuan embarked on his first novel, 'Fall of the Suns' in late 2014, quickly followed by 'The Pickled Memory of Captain Silas E. Parks' in 2015. He currently lives in Dundee and Hong Kong, with his wife and two sons and he continues to work as a Marine Consultant and Surveyor working worldwide as ship casualties demand.