About Jas MB
Jas M.B. founder as well as designer Jas Sehmbi was Born in Kenya and then growing up in three different continents, he has been fortunate to experience diverse cultures, people and styles. Through his experiences, he learnt to appreciate creativity in different forms, different languages and lifestyles. Finally settling in England in 1970, he studied Art at East Ham College in East London and only three months later, started working in retail selling leather bags. He then began designing and stayed in retail, opening his first shop in 1985.
With a love for excellent quality and workmanship, Jas travelled to Italy to research the production of leather and leather goods. He soon designed and produced a range which was then imported to the UK. Continuing to design and combining it with his love for music, he developed and produced the first ever DJ bag. 1994 saw the production of 30,000 bags in six months