Meet the Authors

Celso Luiz de F. Fernandes, Founder. Born in Rio de Janeiro, Celso has traveled the world from a very early age. He attended school in the United States, Costa Rica and Brazil. After working for a couple of years in the Oil & Gas industry of Rio de Janeiro, he moved to Germany in 2007 where he later received a second degree in Automotive Engineering from the TU Braunschweig – one of Germany’s top 9 universities. In 2010 Celso moved to Shanghai for the first time and was enchanted ever since.


Xiang Xu, Author. Born in the early 1980s in the small town called Chaohu in central China. After finishing his Bachelor’s degree in Hefei, he moved to Shanghai in order to learn German and then went on to pursue a Master’s degree in the Baltic city of Kiel. Xiang is now a Ph.D. candidate at the RWTH-Aachen University, perhaps Germany’s most prestigious technological centers.

Xiang is an expert in telecommunication industry. His research interests cover major fields of mobile communications. He publishes his scient ific works in numerous international conferences and journals.


Valerie Benguiat, Authorpublished writer, blogger, journalist and copywriter. She teaches creative writing in The Novella Workshop. She is also an animal welfare activist and a sustainable development expert.