Aspire - Leadership for the future

‘Raising Your Profile the Purpose Driven Way’

Ruth Sutherland,
Chief Executive, Relate

Ruth is a social innovator and lover of all things yellow. She is Chief Executive of Relate, the UK's largest provider of relationship support, every year helping over a million people to strengthen their relationships. Always focused on vision and ‘intrapreneurship’, Ruth strives to be a pioneer in her industry and in the world.


Building Blocks for the Girls

We have to believe inside that we deserve to be where we are, and to achieve what we have achieved. But we also have to understand that we cannot hold a belief that society owes us anything and instead make our own destinies, and likewise complain that nothing will ever change without understanding that we can control our own reality.