Ellis Kerkhoven


Ellis is a facilitator, consultant and actor with over twenty years experience in the UK and Internationally. He specialises in creativity, brainstorming and storytelling techniques as well as communication, personal impact and linguistics training. A recognised expert in public speaking, he helps participants to create inspirational content, speak with authenticity and manage nerves to deliver a powerful message. Ellis has also extensively worked on business simulations for large corporate organisations.

Ellis brings a fun, creative approach to both individual and group sessions. He runs creativity workshops for school teachers promoting cross-curricular creative practice in classrooms through storytelling, drama games and exercises. 

Working with a range of clients from, CEO’s, senior leaders, teachers, doctors and headmasters, to creatives, young people and children, Ellis has facilitated workshops for The Royal College of General Practitioners, Spektrix, Royal Mail, Moorson Coors, Singapore Repertory Theatre and many Drama Schools.

Ellis trained at the Guildford School of Acting, winning the prestigious GSA Acting Award and receiving bursaries from Sir Michael Redgrave and Sir Anthony Hopkins.