Ross is a final-year Marketing with Management student at Strathclyde Business School Glasgow. During his time at Stratchclyde he has travelled to Dubai representing the university on behalf of Emirates at the 2011 Dubai Air Show. He has also played for the Scotland Rugby team at The Hong Kong International Sevens and coaches at his former school. He spent three years living and working in Italy becoming fluent in Italian. Ross has also travelled to Europe, the Middle-East, America, Australia but found Asia to be the most diverse and interesting.