Elswit was an American volunteer aid worker who worked alongside Adamus Sutekh when he was stranded in Kenya, he was the camps most recent edition. Adamus recalls that Elswit asks a lot of questions about where he is from but does not seem to mind vague answers, he is also said to be a big talker.

He was the son of a wealthy American banker who did not approve of his son's humanitarian persuits. Despite this, Elswit has unlimited access to his father's wealth and was extremely generous to the other aid workers and allowed them frequent use of his high-tech global wireless laptop.

Elswit, having organised a a private jet back to America, offers Adam a ride which allows him to get back to Ashwood Estates. (The Search For Sam)