Kevin Ruth

Executive Director
Educational Collaborative for International Schools, UK

Kevin is Executive Director of ECIS, the Educational Collaborative for International Schools. In addition to 23 years in education, he has given 20 years of service as a director on non-profit boards, with four years as a school trustee. Kevin is a Fellow in the UK-based Royal Society of Arts; advisory council member for Harvard Business Review; member of the Online Executive Panel (Education) for McKinsey & Company; member of the Feedback Forum (Marketing) for the Financial Times; a judge for the International School Awards; and past lecturer for the National Endowment for the Humanities. He holds bachelor’s degrees in French and German and a Master’s in Comparative Literature, all from the Pennsylvania State University; a Ph.D. in Comparative Literature from Rutgers University; and two executive certificates from Stanford University in Advanced Project Management and Strategic Decision & Risk Management. A polyglot with seven languages, he holds citizenship in the US and UK.