Ruth Lewin is the Head of Corporate Sustainability at Discovery. She has worked in the non-governmental, government and corporate sectors for 40 years. Over the span of her career, she has held positions in community organisations, worked for the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa (ICASA) and the International Marketing Council of South Africa in Washington DC.
Through her anti-apartheid work, Ruth was responsible for the administration of the African National Congress delegation at the Groote Schuur Talks about Talks in 1990. She was appointed Western Cape Head of Administration in 1994 and Western and Northern Cape Regional Manager for the Truth and Reconciliation Commission in 1996.