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Ruth Whiteley

Ruth describes herself as positive, colourful and driven.

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Age
47
Occupation
Sales training consultancy owner
Lives
Harrogate

Ruth's background is in telephone sales, though she previously worked as a DJ on a mid-morning show for her local radio station, as well as a stint as a court reporter.

Lord Sugar might think I’m a bit gushing, he might find me over-zealous, but... he’ll think I’m great
Ruth Whiteley

Her biggest business achievement to date is setting up the telephone sales teams for an online schooling company in Scotland and Australia, as well as expanding the growth of the sales team in Philadelphia, USA.

Ruth Whiteley's Audition

Ruth feels that this is her moment to shine - will Lord Sugar feel the same way?