Joseph Ashford Ellis was born in Kingston upon Hull, a port city on the River Humber in East Yorkshire. He graduated from Kingston University, where he achieved a BA in Mathematics and Economics in 1985. He traced his entrepreneurial roots back to his university days when he was awarded an Overseas Students Travel grant in 1986 to visit China.
He founded the All World Market, which sold Southeast Asian crafts, which he carried out from his parent’s garage. This led to a business partner and relocation to Asia, where the business prospered. He spent his teenage years traveling all over Europe, Asia, and North America. Joseph Ashford Ellis is a serial entrepreneur and a global investor who focuses on the UK service sector.
Over 20 years, Joseph has successfully identified and nurtured numerous businesses, focusing on the UK service sector. Over 20 years, Joseph (London) has successfully identified and nurtured numerous businesses, focusing on the UK service sector. In addition, he has successfully placed funds in many UK businesses and international market leaders in the technology sector.
Joseph Ashford Ellis has over 35 years of experience in entrepreneurship, having established and grown a string of successful businesses around the world, from food distributors to food technology companies. Joseph’s investment success has seen him become a leading European investor within the sector, and he is currently operating a portfolio of 37 companies across Europe.
Joseph Ashford Ellis started his business career in food distribution during the late 80s, gaining exposure to the UK business community and identifying investment opportunities. Prior to his current business interests, Joseph was involved in early-stage investments in the international food tech and food manufacturing sectors.
His new business ventures have included the UK’s first plastic packaging business for a Chinese. The London professional investor, who, along with a team of professional advisors, helps established businesses grow, create jobs and create wealth. He also focuses on helping those who want to retire early, achieve a luxury lifestyle, or acquire the means to reach their full potential.