Ruby left her role (May 2013) as a partner in an International law firm to develop RS Collaboration (www.rscollaboration.com) - Resilient System Collaboration. She is also a partner of The Brooke Consultancy which advises on social impact for investors and entrepreneurs as well as corporate commercial law.
The core of her business, development and practice is unlocking the potential for responsible business practice. She builds on her past experience as a lawyer (private, commercial and public policy) and businesswomen to collaborate with sourced third parties on projects to design an intelligent and bespoke product for her clients. The “Sustainable Risk, Compliance and Governance” (SRCG) element of her practice provides clients with strategic advice on corporate social responsibility (CSR) and sustainability in a fast changing, globalised world. Ruby is adept at working with multi-disciplinary teams and collaborating to create innovative solutions.
She is currently involved with the Law Society of England & Wales, innovative research into Business Human Rights for the legal profession. She initiated the Business Ethics working group in her role as the Vice Chair of the Solicitor’s International Human Rights Group.
She is an accredited mediator, coach and facilitator utilizing leading technology to facilitate change
Memberships: Ruby is a solicitor of the Court of England & Wales and an accredited mediator (LSM). A member of the International Bar Association (IBA) and the Institute of Foreign Affairs (IFA).
She has a MSc in Sustainability & Responsibility as well as an LLM in International Law (Nottingham) and a law degree LL.B.
Interest: Ruby is passionate on the subject of animal welfare and Carnism. Her compassion and understanding for Bono (springer spaniel) drove her naturally to veganism. Bono is also a healthy vegan :) She enjoys running with Bono, the outdoors and sailing.
My Vision for the Future
Truth, Beauty and Kindness. A world rich in wisdom and a recognition that humans are part of an ecosystem and not Masters of it and a fairer place for nurturing and empowering young girls and women.
My Topic Interests
- Economic Empowerment
- Gender-based Violence
- Human Rights
- Men and Boys
- Technology & Innovation
My Region Interests
- Latin America and the Caribbean
- Sub-Saharan Africa