Ruth combines a career in the travel industry with a degree in management from the University of Leeds and a postgraduate certificate in sustainable business from Cambridge University. She leads the sustainability team and is responsible for relationships with key stakeholders. Development of the sustainability strategy and its Group-wide implementation are major components of Ruth's role, along with producing the annual report.
Prior to this position, Ruth worked in marketing and web operations at MyTravel. She was promoted to Responsible Tourism Manager in 2005, and was selected as Thomas Cook Group's Head of Sustainability when the companies merged in 2007.