Luke Ellis: Chief Executive of Man FRM

Prior to becoming Chief Executive, Ellis was Managing Director of Financial Risk Management (FRM) from 1998 to 2008 and one of 2 partners running the business.

Before joining FRM, Ellis was a Managing Director at JPMorgan in London, and as Global Head was responsible for building the firm’s Global Equity Derivatives and Equity Proprietary trading business.  Ellis began his career in 1985 at Nomura, where he worked alongside Blaine Tomlinson, FRM founder and majority shareholder.

In 2008, Ellis took a break from his career in finance to spend more time with his wife and three children.  He focused on making his family farm in Sussex entirely self-sufficient, growing vegetables and keeping pigs, sheep and wild deer.

Ellis holds a BSc Hons. in Mathematics and Economics from Bristol University.

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