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Hey London: This Gay, Dyslexic, Ex-Alcoholic, Activist Businessman and Disrupter Ivan Massow Wants To Your Mayor

Hey London: This Gay, Dyslexic, Ex-Alcoholic, Activist Businessman and Disrupter Ivan Massow Wants To Your Mayor

“I’m Ivan and I want to be your mayor of London,” 47-year-old Ivan Massow says in the below video announcing his candidacy for mayor of London.  “I’m gay, I’m an ex-alcoholic, I’m dyslexic, I’m adopted, I’m an activist, I’m a businessman, I’m a disruptor, I’m a doer. I’m not your typical ‘politician’ politician.” (we weren’t exaggerating that headline). 

The conservative gay businessman (not our three favorite words when placed together) said he stopped drinking after “an intervention from Joan Collins,” and has basically made it so his opponents don’t have the opportunity to dig up dirt on him: He’s doing it for them. 

We’ll see how this pans out, but for now Massow at least has our curiosity: 

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