Born in and raised in Atlanta, Georgia, Quentin Canterel grew up never far away from stream, glade or wood. An avid writer from youth, he contributed to a number of school journals and had some of his early artwork displayed in Atlanta’s High Museum of Art. Quentin went on to study a range of subjects at Yale University, ultimately graduating with a Bachelor’s degree. While at university, he had a variety of jobs including working as a stable boy, filming surgeries and acting as an art handler in the Yale University Art Gallery. Pursuing a career in New York, he wrote for journals such as Fortune magazine and also embarked on a career in quantitative research and programming. Moving to London in 2005, he continued his graduate studies at the University of London. He currently resides in London with his wife.