奥梅尔·艾哈迈德，第三极网站（thethirdpole.net）执行编辑，第三极网站关注喜马拉雅地区的跨界水资源问题。他还是连线网站 (www.thewire.in)的图书编辑。过去十五年里， 他致力于喀什米尔/印度-巴基斯坦区域问题。他创作的小说《恐怖分子吉米》获得曼氏亚洲文学奖提名，赢得印度Crossword Award文学奖。他的新书则记录了不丹政治史以及东喜马拉雅地区。
Omair Ahmad is the managing editor, South Asia, at The Third Pole (www.thethirdpole.net), which focuses on transboundary water issues in the Himalayan region. He is concurrently the Books Editor at The Wire (www.thewire.in). Over the last decade and a half he has worked closely on issues related to Kashmir/India-Pakistan. His last novel, Jimmy the Terrorist, was shortlisted for the Man Asian Literary Prize, and won the Crossword Award. His last book was a political history of Bhutan and the eastern Himalayan region.