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Ruth McPherson

Senior Business Development & Events Manager

Ruth has worked at the ISM since 2016, currently as Senior Business Development & Events Manager. In this role, she leads on the development of the ISM’s two sister charities: the ISM Trust and the ISM Members Fund. She also manages our presence at events, looks after our engagement with music professionals in the devolved nations, and is responsible for income generation through advertising and sponsorship.

Ruth is a Trustee of Alopecia UK, and was a Trustee of the Music Education Council (MEC) and a steering group member of Make Music Day UK. Before joining the ISM, she worked for Rhinegold Publishing (now Mark Allen Group). She is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (ACIM). She enjoys pottery and plays the clarsach, the Scottish harp.

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