Ray Kelvin Biography: The founder and former CEO of the retail clothing company Ted Baker is Raymond Stuart Kelvin. He was born on December 11, 1955, in north London
When he was eleven years old he began working in his uncle’s menswear store in Enfield.
In 1988, when he opened a Glasgow store that specialized in men’s shirts, he established the Ted Baker brand.
Jewish Kelvin was schooled at JFS and grew up in Edmonton, north London.
Ray Kelvin Biography – founder of TED BAKER, wife and Children
Born on : 11 December 1955 (age 66) London, England
Education: JFS, London
Known for: Founder and former chief executive of Ted Baker
Spouse(s): Georgia Slowe(m. 1993; div. 2000) Clare(m. 2012)
Georgia Slowe, an actress, and Kelvin were wed for six years before calling it quits in 1999 and getting divorced in 2000. Both of their boys are. Kelvin wed Clare, his second wife, with whom he shares a daughter, in March 2012.
In 2007, the University of Bath conferred an honorary doctorate in business administration on Kelvin.
He received the designation of Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE) in the 2011 New Year’s Honours for his contributions to the fashion industry.