Anjelo Elton Papa Yap, known to many as Elton Yap, was born on September 11, 1989. He is the youngest of three siblings of businessman Tony Yap and Ma. Elizabeth Papa-Yap.
Elton graduated with the degree of Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Major in Management from International Academy of Management and Economics.
His family has rendered a long history of service to the people of Mandaluyong, providing various employment opportunities to local residents through their various businesses – one notable business practice that the family continues to adhere to. For four  decades, Elton’s father, Tony Yap, an Ulirang Mandaleño Awardee, has been working in partnership with the Abalos Family in serving the people of Mandaluyong.
Under the stewardship and motivation of his Father, Elton started his first business at the young age of 14. Presently, he is the Corporate Secretary of Fabella Realty Corp., Finance Manager of California Chemicals Corp., and Magallanes Square Hotel, President of Aquatech Pro H2O Corp., and Treasurer of Sumometrics Industries Inc.
On January 23, 2011 Elton tied the knot with Roxanne Guinoo, an accomplished actress, and was blessed with three children – Sophia Elisse, Reine Elliana and Rielly Antonio.