Bio: Part adventurer, part businessman, part author, Richard Trevae is a chemical engineer with an MBA in Finance and Management. Trevae matured a startup design/construction/development firm into a publicly traded company that later merged with a parent corporation generating four billion dollars in annual revenues. His articles concerning business valuation, mergers, acquisitions, and management practices have been published in various trade associations and business newspapers. Writing ?reality inspired fiction? has become his latest passion, commencing with, ?THE FUSION BREAKTHROUGH,? followed by the prequel, ?THE TARASOV SOLUTION.? His extensive world traveling has provided a rich backdrop for the exotic locales featured in his novels. Mr. Trevae lives with his wife along the picturesque shores of Lake Michigan where he is working on his next novel.