Nigel Hastilow is a journalist by trade. He was Editor of ‘The Birmingham Post’ in the 1990s and worked for the Wolverhampton ‘Express & Star’. He has also worked for the Institute of Directors, the Institute of Chartered Accountants and his own publishing company.
He stood as a Conservative parliamentary candidate in 2001. His earlier books include two set in Howard Michael, ‘The Smoking Gun’ and ‘Murder on the Brussels Express’ as well as ‘The Trials of Eldred Pottinger’, an historical romance set during the First Afghan War.
He was born in Birmingham and lives in Worcestershire.