Alumna Ruth Cairnie appointed Chair, Babcock International plc in April 2019
 

  Alumna Ruth Cairnie was appointed Chair, Babcock International plc in April 2019.

Ruth is currently the Senior Independent Director of Associated British Foods plc and a Non-Executive Director of Rolls-Royce Holdings plc and ContourGlobal plc. She is the Chair of POWERful Women, an initiative to advance gender diversity within the energy sector. Ruth is also a trustee of Windsor Leadership and a member of the finance committee of the University of Cambridge.