MikeTakieddine is a Lebanese-American, in the United States since the late seventies. From living in embassies in several countries as a child, he later studied at the Victoria College in Cairo, followed by reading Politics, Philosophy and Economics at Oxford. Since then he has been a stock and commodity broker, president of a Luxembourg firm selling international mutual funds, general manager of the affairs of a Kuwaiti business mogul, a night club owner, president of two trading organizations in the United States, and finally, for twenty years, director of a homecare agency out of Maryland. In the last decade, he has freelanced as a writer and consultant for other homecare businesses. Mike is proud to list as his latest and most rewarding accomplishment the writing of The Ambassador’s Son, an evocative novel, based on true events.