Izai Amorim was born and raised in Brazil but spent most of his adult life abroad, in the U.S. and Germany. He is a trained civil engineer and architect and worked for several years in the profession for customers in Brazil, USA and Germany. But his passions are storytelling and languages. He writes in English about the interplay of media, information and politics in a globalized world, as well as identity and borders in our postmodern cultures.
Izai Amorim speaks fluent German, English, and Portuguese. He has advanced knowledge of other Romance languages – Italian, Spanish and French – as well as of Japanese. In his work as a branding consultant and name creator he combines architecture with storytelling, his cultural background, and his language skills.