Ellis has joined Cratus from a background in campaigning politics, local government and PR. He was campaign manager for the Rt Hon Sajid Javid MP in 2015 before working for a local authority for three and a half years. His most recent role was as PR Specialist for a global cloud contact centre solutions company. He brings a knowledge of the dynamics between the local public sector and private organisations, as well as understanding how to reach out to and communicate with local communities.
Ellis is also a governor of a primary school federation in Reading, where he leads on finance.