Wei Deng was born and raised in Guangzhou, China. She graduated from the University of Bonn with a master’s degree in Economics in 2008. During her 8 years in Germany, she backpacked in Europe a lot and has been hooked on travel ever since. She is an underwater photographer and has been organizing and leading diving trips all over the world since 2012. Her underwater photos are featured in magazines and newspapers in China and the US. She has over 1500 logged dives under her belt, and is also a PADI dive master. Wei’s previous travels and dive experiences have taken her to 57 countries. She has been part of the A21 expedition team since 2017 and loves exploring the world as an expedition guide.