Ruth joined Thames Hospice in December 2014. She is a qualified Chartered Accountant and has nearly 30 years experience in a wide range of finance roles.
The last 20 years of Ruth's career have been spent almost exclusively in the not-for-profit sector, with recent positions at The Duke of Edinburgh's Award and the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
Ruth is responsible for Finance, IT and Facilities at Thames Hospice.
Ruth says: "I am thrilled to have joined such an extraordinary charity; the care we provide to our patients, their families and friends is quite beyond compare. I look forward to the coming years and the challenges they will bring."