As a debater for Team England, Ife Grillo won the 2016 World Schools Debating Championship. He has reached the finals of 10 competitions, including the prestigious Durham Australs.
Ife also has a successful coaching career. His students have won over 15 competitions in total, and several have qualified for their national World Schools team. Ife has judged at debate competitions all over the world, including in Japan, Estonia, and France.
Ife is currently studying politics at the University of Bristol. He is the Vice Chair of the British Youth Council, the largest youth-run organisation in the United Kingdom. He has interned at Amnesty International and UBS.