Ruth Armstrong

EWMG committee member & Treasurer

Ruth heads the regulatory team at law firm Gateley LLP. She acts for businesses and individual office holders in any investigation which could lead to a criminal conviction. The regulators she works with include the HSE, Environment Agency, SOCA, Police Financial Crime Units, VOSA, the Gang master Licensing Agency, the European Commission and the Information Commissioner.

With over 18 years experience in cases across the construction, manufacturing, energy, utilities, financial services and transport sectors, Ruth has worked with businesses and their office holders through hundreds of investigations. Resulting prosecutions have included accidents involving single or multiple fatalities and serious environmental incidents. Ruth is an outspoken and passionate lobbyer for businesses and is a member of IEMA, ELA, IBA and the employer’s forum of the CBI as well as committee member of EWMG.