Tobias Ellwood

Inside Biography


Tobias Martin Ellwood is a Conservative party politician, author, and a reputed personality. He reached the rank of captain serving in the Royal Green Jackets. He currently serves as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Bournemouth East and as UK Government Minister at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.

Early Life and Education

Ellwood was born on August 12, 1966, in New York City, the United States to British parents. He is British-American by nationality and belongs to the white ethnicity. He has a brother whose name is Jonathan Ellwood and a sister, Charlotte Ellwood-Aris.

Ellwood attended Loughborough University in 1985. He graduated with a degree in BA (Hons) in 1990. He moved to Ca s s Business School at City University in 1997, where he received Master's  degree in Business Administration (MBA) in 1998.

Ellwood then attended London Business School. He completed the senior executive course in National and International Studies at the Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University.


Ellwood made his career debut serving as an officer with the Royal Green Jackets in the British Army in 1991. Ellwood served in Northern Ireland, Cyprus, Kuwait, Germany, Gibraltar, and Bosnia during his time in the British Army. He reached the rank of captain when he left the army in 1996.

Ellwood entered to the politics as a researcher to the Conservative MP Tom King. He was elected as Chairman of the Hertfordshire South West Conservative Association in 1998. He served as a Chairman of that a s sociation for one year and held the position of a senior business manager at the London Stock Exchange in 1999.

He currently holds a position of the Member of Parliament for Bournemouth East.  He also serves as UK Government Minister at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office.

Personal Life and Affairs

Ellwood has reached the age of 50 now. Talking about his personal life, he is a married and has two children. He married Hannah Ryan, a corporate lawyer in East Yorkshire in July 2005.

The couple has two sons, Alex Ellwood and Oscar Ellwood. He currently lives in a £700,000 converted barn in a Dorset village with his wife and children.

Unfortunately, Ellwood lost his brother in the Bali bombings in 2002. 37-year-old, Jon was killed in the 2002 bombings that occurred in Bali, Indonesia. Jon was teaching in the Indonesian province for a conference during that incident. It took three days to find out that Jon has been killed.

A gang of youths beat him after confronting them for playing football in the street in June 2009. He was also praised for his work of trying to save the officer who was attacked by someone.

Net Worth and Salary

Ellwood is of great personality at present time. He earns almost £90,000 a year and has maintained a wonderful net worth in his life. 

Ellwood was also in the news for failing to repay $30 allowances in 2015.

He is active on social networking sites such as Facebook and twitter and has a huge number of fan following on his twitter account.

by ab-niranjan, 27 Mar, 2017

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