Ruth Gorman

Head of People, UK

Ruth has been working with professional service organisations for over a decade. She completed a masters in Human Resource Management in 2005 and has experience leading HR teams within engineering, recruitment and technology organisations. 

She currently heads up the People Team for ThoughtWorks in the UK, driving strategic and operational thinking, with a key focus on employer brand, engagement and retention. She is passionate about advocating for diversity and inclusion at ThoughtWorks and supporting broader change within the technology industry.

The Interview

With ThoughtWorks, I've visited

Germany, Spain, Italy, Ireland, Turkey, Brazil, India

I came to find ThoughtWorks by

Some info on LinkedIn that a friend sent to me.

The most interesting thing I've learned on the job is

So many things. I've learnt how to collaborate effectivelythe importance of allowing everyone to have a voice, what it really means to be inclusive and authenticity as a leader... oh and what good coffee tastes like!