Ruth Ottewill is highly regarded in the area of remuneration and benefits, including industrial relations and employment legislation.  She has a strong governance and compliance focus when delivering in fast paced businesses, responding to changing demands.

She is recognised for building a high level of collaborative, collegiate relationships with the Board and other executives.  In addition to NEL, Ruth also sits on the boards of Diving SA and Cancer Care Centre.

Ruth is an inspirational and driven change leader, with the ability to understand strategic objectives and see opportunities outside her known specialism. 

She has significant experience in mergers, acquisitions and divestments and considerable customer and employee experience expertise.  She is both adaptable and dependable with a demonstrated ability to deliver on targets and projects whilst managing conflicting priorities.