Ruth Allchurch

Managing Director, WE UK

Ruth joined WE from Burson Cohn & Wolfe, where as managing director she led the UK consumer brand practice. Prior to this, she was managing director of FMCG and retail-focused PR agency Cirkle, where she led a 45-strong team with blue chip clients. Previously, she was head of brand PR for Diageo Western Europe for eight years. Ruth is also chair of the PRCA Consumer Group and has won a slew of awards including Consultancy Head of the Year (PRCA 2015) and Best Agency Outside London (PR Week Awards 2017).