Ruth joined NNL in November 2015 as Chief Financial Officer. Ruth is a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) with over 15 years post-qualified experience. She brings a breadth of experience across a variety of industry sectors and has worked for a number of large to mid-sized UK and international organizations with differing ownership structures. Over the past ten years, Ruth has worked in Engineering and Construction companies specialising in the Utility sectors.
Ruth’s career before NNL includes roles at IMI Norgren, Airtours Holidays, Akzo Nobel and Alfred McAlpine. In 2008, Ruth joined Biwater Treatment, which was subsequently acquired by MWH in 2010, where she was part of Executive team responsible for double digit revenues growth in the construction business, trebling its orderbook and diversification into Waste to Energy. In 2012, Ruth was promoted to UK Group Finance Director and went onto lead the roll out of the UK Shared Service Centre.
Throughout her career Ruth has specialized in a number of areas: performance improvement, growth and diversification, business change and transformation including post acquisition integration. Ruth is committed to Business Partnering, successfully reshaping Finance and other support functions to meet business needs.