Ruth Donde

Vital Futures Director, Consultant, Facilitator, Coach

Ruth Donde

Ruth Donde is Auckland-based and is one of the owners of Vital Futures.

She specialises in applying what we know from neuroscience into organisational practice. She is a skilled consultant, facilitator and executive coach, responsible for implementing wide scale coaching culture initiatives. Ruth is a sought-after speaker, presenting papers at many global conferences. She has authored, co-authored and published several papers on coaching and the neuroscience of leadership.

Ruth has 20 years international experience in business from consulting to global organisations through to serving on global advisory and leadership boards. She has worked across sectors including health, government, NGO's, financial services and professional services.

Ruth's initial training was in Pharmacy, followed by a Masters in Business Administration, with distinctions in Leadership and Negotiation. She has recently completed a certificate in the Foundations of Neuroleadership.