Jay Younger Biography – Jay Younger Wiki
Jay Younger is an investment banker, bodybuilder, former University athlete, and a reality television personality. He is from Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom. The Edinburgh native came to the limelight in June 2022 when he appeared on the 8th season of Love Island UK. He currently serves as an investment analyst at Aubrey Capital Management. Jay previously served as a Junior Investment Analyst at Kempen Capital Management and as an Administrative Assistant at Baillie Gifford.
Jay says that he joined Investment and wealth management business after realizing that there were low chances of him making athletics a sustainable career. He told Citywire; “I was a full-time 400m athlete at Loughborough University on a sports scholarship. However, when I realised there was low probability of me making a sustainable career in the sport, I decided to stop and purse other avenues. Asset management was the industry I liked the most, hence I pursued this career path.”
Jay attended Merchiston Castle School in Edinburgh, Scotland where he studied Mathematics, Physical Education, English Literature, and Chemistry. He later studied Sports Management at Loughborough University where he was also a full-time 400m athlete. He also studied Management at The Chartered Institute of Securities and Investments. In 2017, he graduated from Heriot-Watt University with a Degree in Economics and Finance. He is skilled in Teamwork, Leadership, Time Management, Investments, Management, Microsoft Excel, Research, Finance, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Word.
Jay Younger Age
He was born on 8 November 1993. Jay celebrates his birthday on November 8th every year. He is 28 years old as of 2022. He currently resides in Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom.
Jay Younger Girlfriend
Jay does not have a girlfriend. His among the singles looking for true love in the new Majorca villa. The Edinburgh boy is confident that he will find his better half in the villa, he says that he has what most ladies want. “I think I genuinely have what most females want..I’ve got a good job, I think I am a good looking lad and I have a lot of fun so I feel like I could add a lot of value to their lives if they add a lot of value to mine.”
Jay Younger Height
The Love Island contestant stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m) tall.
Jay Younger Family
Who are Jay Younger’s parents? His parents are unclear. He has a brother and a sister. According to The Sun, He is the grandson of Tommy Younger, a Scotland international goalkeeper who skippered his country and enjoyed a stellar career with the likes of Hibs, Liverpool, and Leeds during his playing days from 1948 to 1963.
Jay Younger Love Island UK
Jay, 28, is a contestant on the eighth season of the British reality dating television show; Love Island UK. The Aubrey Capital Management investment analyst entered the alongside Remi Lambert, a 22-year-old model from Manchester.
The ITV2 reality dating show involves a group of singles, referred to as Islanders, living in isolation from the outside world in a villa in Majorca, constantly under video surveillance. The Islanders must be coupled up with another Islander, whether it be for love, friendship, or money to survive in the villa. The overall winning couple receives £50,000. Love Island season 8 premiered on ITV2 on June 6, 2022. The show is presented by Laura Whitmore.
Other Love Island Season eight contestants include; Danica, Dami Hope, Afia Tonkmor, Amber Beckford, Andrew Le Page, Davide Sanclimenti, Ekin-Su Cülcüloğlu, Gemma Owen, Ikenna Ekwonna, Indiyah Polack, Jacques O’Neil, Luca Bish, Paige Thorne, Tasha Ghouri and Liam Llewellyn.
Jay Younger Ethnicity/Nationality
He is of Scottish ethnicity. Jay is of Scottish nationality, his family is from Scotland.
Jay Younger Instagram
His Instagram handle is @jayyounger_.