Javi Reddy has spent most of his career within the business communications realm as a communications manager. He has written on various platforms within a corporate environment. His career has seen him work at companies such as IBM, the Shoprite Group and Telesure Investment Holdings, whilst also freelancing for a few sporting and entertainment publications. His story ‘Sit Down; You’re Brown’ was awarded runner-up in the ‘The SA Writers College 2019 Annual Short Story Competition’. 12 Yards Out is his debut novel. Javi lives in Johannesburg, South Africa.