Ekow Duker is an oil field engineer turned investment banker turned part-time author. Since leaving the oil fields, Duker has worked mainly as a corporate strategist in investment banking. Educated in Ghana, the UK, the US and France, he now lives in Johannesburg. His first novel White Wahala was a finalist in the 2011/12 European Literary Awards. His most recent novel, Yellowbone, was published in 2019.