Alisa Ahmed is the senior editor at Ultimo Press. She is passionate about championing authors from different backgrounds, and loves stories written from unique perspectives, stories that make change, and stories that inspire. She began her publishing career at Greene & Heaton Literary Agency in London and has experience working closely with authors, negotiating contracts, and selling international rights. Whilst in this role she established and ran the Greene Door initiative, an initiative developed for writers of colour to gain traction in the industry. More recently, she worked in production at Scribe Publications.