Getting To Know… Ashley Ross!

Ashley Ross

Meet Ash, Ross Group’s head honcho & self-confessed country music buff…

Do you have a nickname?
Rossy, Rossco, Mossy

When did you start at Ross Group?
April 2004 Wow 15 1/2 years ago, doesn’t time fly!

Which 3 words describe you best?
Funny, Loyal, Annoying

If a movie was made of your life, who would play you?
Eric Bana… Hold the bag still Trace (reference to the Castle)!

What’s top of your bucket list?
Just ticked off! A week in New York City with my wife Jacq and no kids. Sorry kids, maybe next time…

If you were on death row, what would your last meal be?
Have to be Mum’s Lasagne, it’s not world class but it’s pretty good!

What’s your favourite holiday memory?
Wow, so many. Given it is so recent, maybe riding bikes with Jacq around Central Park in New York.

Who would you like to be stuck on a deserted island with?
Would have to be Jacqui and our three kids, Georgia, Johnny and Charlotte, they could not escape me annoying them! Failing that, Garth Brooks, Tim McGraw and Toby Keith will do….

Which footy team do you support?
St Kilda of course, I love pain…

Do you have a motto in life?
Treat everyone with respect.

And finally… any words of financial wisdom?
I can’t remember who told me or where I read it, but I love it – “You can play now and pay later or pay now and play later”. Obviously I encourage the latter!