Wael Al-Sayegh

Wael Al-Sayegh is an Emirati poet, athlete & SME Business Owner. While his occupation and passion focusses on Martial Arts and fitness, his heart lies in poetry, literature, art and music.

He owns his own martial arts & fitness academy in Dubai that is funded by the Sheikh Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development and supported by the Mohammed Bin Rashid Establishment for Young Business Leaders. 

He has done his Masters of Arts and is a Graduate of the University of  Glasgow. Wael's Major inspiration's to poetry has been Nizar Qabbani, Charles Bukowski, Padlo Neruda, Rainer Maria Rilke, Khali Gibran and Jallah Aldeen Al Rumin.

Wael writes his poetry primarily in English as it provides him with a more open landscape in which to explore his unique style of expression.

His Poetry collection includes: A Poets Oud (English), I often wonder (English) There is an elephant in the mijlis (Arabic & English) Non Fiction: Essays of Geoff Thompson (Arabic)