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Ben Elliot

Quintessentially Group

London, UK


Quintessentially Group

Ben Elliot


Ben Elliot is the co-founder of Quintessentially, the luxury lifestyle group and concierge service. The Group operates in 60 cities globally and has 32 sister businesses. Ben is also the chairman of the Quintessentially Foundation which, since 2008, has raised over £4.5 million for various charities.

Ben holds a number of non-executive board positions and in 2014 was rated by GQ as one of the top 100 most connected men in Britain. He produced the award winning documentary Fire in Babylon.

Ben lives in London and is passionate about cycling, cricket and Dorset.

Personal Business Advice

If you've got good people, you can do anything.

Ben Elliot’s Newsfeed

13 Aug 2018
Afternoon tea: the best in London

Quintessentially's Ben Elliot and chocaholic Sir Evelyn de Rothschild are the men behind R Chocolate, an extremely swish new chocolatier/patisserie. Not only does it produce the most exquisite chocolates, it also offers one of the best afternoon teas in town: picture-perfect pastries, eclairs and scones, with industrial amounts of clotted cream, on the prettiest china.

28 Jul 2018
Pampering the 0.1% - A butler speaks on how much they make & the importance of making the perfect...

Demand is outstripping supply for top-notch, well-trained butlers – male and female – who can take care of a multitude of tasks while maintaining the highest of standards...It was on the back of this extensive experience that he was called in to set up Quintessentially Butlers, part of the top flight concierge company Quintessentially, founded by Ben Elliot...

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Ben Elliot’s Background

Dec 2000 - Present
Quintessentially Group provide Private Membership and Corporate Services designed so that everything is catered to their Members' preferred level of assistance and tailored to their personal requirements.

Other Business Interests

Board Director
Jul 2018 - Present
London, UK
Ben is committed to helping Triplerr deliver on its mission of transforming the global real estate transactions eco-system. They have developed a technology solution that enables estate agents to increase lead conversion rates by up to 3x, compared with normal internet leads. Triplerr's smart technology platform matches and connects property seekers & agents within minutes.
Non-Executive Director
Apr 2014 - Present
London, UK
Hawthorn Advisors was founded to help institutions and individuals to navigate complexity and risk, building a senior team of diverse backgrounds and common expertise in advising at the highest levels of the corporate and political worlds.
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Sep 2002 - Present
London, UK
Elephant Family exists to save the endangered Asian elephant from extinction in the wild, along with tigers, orang-utans and all the other animals who share their habitat. At present we are the only charity in the UK & Ireland who is solely dedicated to wild & captive Asian elephants.

Ben Elliot’s Education

Politics - BSC
1994 - 1997
1988 - 1993