Lorin D’Costa is an International Master from London, England. He is a professional chess coach and author of three chess books. He has coached some of Englands best young talent, and the England youth squad at both the World and European Youth Championships, with pupils medalling at these prestigious events. Many of his pupils and schools he teaches at have also gone on to become national champions at age group level. He has one Grandmaster norm from the European Individual Championships in 2009.