Victor Kouassi was born and grew up in Walthamstow, London. He also spent a few years of his childhood in Accra, Ghana where he is originally from.
He now lives in Lausanne, Switzerland where he works at a scientific not-for-profit organisation and is pursuing a masters in creative writing while working on a novel.
In his spare time, he enjoys reading fiction and his favourite novels include 'The Fishermen' by Chigozie Obioma and A Little Life by Hanya Yanigahara.
He also enjoys watching TV series on Netflix and is learning the Brazilian martial art of capoeira.