Craig Brown is a former board member at Isle of Man Finance Agency and a former managing director at IQ-EQ.
Mr Ashford said in his nomination: ’Craig brings with him a wide variety of private sector and lifetime experience and I believe would be an absolute asset to the role of a Legislative Council member.’
Mr Brown described himself in his statement as a ’strategic thinker’ with ’extensive leadership and commercial expertise’.
They are all in competition for two vacant seats on the Legislative Council after the election of Kate Lord-Brennan and Jane Poole-Wilson into the House of Keys.
Nominations have to be in by November 4 in time for the election which is on November 23.