Ruth is a business performance consultant, Certified High Performance Coach™, mentor and professional speaker. Since 2003 she has been supporting emerging technology companies and large corporations to gain clarity and focus on their projects and programmes to ensure successful delivery and growth, and has over 3years experience of doing this in the corporate world.
With over 20years coaching and 10years consulting experience across the Life Science and Healthcare, security and defence and oil and gas sectors, Ruth is able bring a breadth and depth of experience and challenge, as well as fun to individuals and organisations to take them beyond their comfort zone to elevate them to a higher level of performance.
Ruth has a keen interested in the Life Science and Health Care sector, having completed her PhD in Terahertz Technology Applied to Dermatology. She was the first in the world to image skin cancer using terahertz technology and the inventor on two patents associated with this technology in medical applications. For her research she was recognised as a role model for Women in Information, Technology, Electronics and Communication by the UK Department of Trade and Industry and a role model for Women in Optics in the USA by SPIE - the International Society for Optics and Photonics. She is currently a VIP judge at the Imperial College Faculty of Natural Science Make a Difference competition
In her spare time Ruth enjoys cycling and running and works as a leader in mountaineering and skiing.