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Ruth Holdaway MBE


A campaigner for gender equality throughout her career Ruth held leadership roles with Breakthrough Breast Cancer and Women’s Aid in the UK before moving to the sports sector. She also spent six years at The Prostate Cancer Charity where she was part of the team that launched the Movember Campaign in the UK. Ruth was awarded the MBE in 2019 for services to gender equality in sport.


Current Employment

Chief Executive – St Kilda Mums


Former Employment

Chief Executive – Tennis Victoria
Chief Executive – Women in Sport
Director of Business Development and Communications – Women’s Aid
Director of Operations and Marketing Communications – Prostate Cancer UK



University of Birmingham – MSc, Health Care Management
University of East London – Honorary Doctorate, Sports Studies
University of Birmingham – BSocSci, Field Of StudyInternational Studies & Spanish


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