Katherine Ellis

Group CEO kellis@bostonmfo.com +44 1624 693050 View Katherine Ellis on LinkedIn

Katherine leads all of Boston’s operations. She is responsible for driving group strategy, maintaining strong governance, financial stewardship, operations and infrastructure across the group.

She was appointed in 2012 as Group Business Development Director to drive Boston’s ambitious international growth strategy and brings over two decades of experience in the offshore markets, with particular knowledge of luxury assets. She was instrumental in the development of the Isle of Man’s successful shipping and aircraft registries.

Katherine, along with Alex McNee, led the successful management buyout of Boston in 2019 with the support of a group of high net worth investors, via Rockpool Investments LLP and was appointed CEO upon completion of the change in ownership.  Building on the success of the MBO, Katherine led the group’s refinance in 2023 bringing in new investment partner, Horizon Capital, to sit alongside the Management Team and Rockpool to support the business in its next stage of growth.

Katherine is a fellow of the Association of Chartered Accountants and is a former Isle of Man President of the Association. She also holds an Institute of Directors Diploma in Company Direction.

Katherine is married with two daughters. She is a keen skier and enjoys travel and maintaining an active social life.