Sharon Ruddleston

With over 25 years in the game, Sharon brings a strong mix of proven business acumen and ironclad credentials to the table.  But that’s only part of her story.  A firm believer that real-world experience is just as crucial as corporate cred, a lifetime of applying strategy on the run and continuously adapting to change has given her razor-sharp insights and a deep understanding of how to survive and thrive – in business and in life.

From humble beginnings on the streets of Sydney’s West, she certainly wasn’t born with a silver spoon in her mouth. Part fight for survival, part white-knuckle rollercoaster ride, her life has shaped the person she’s become. Someone who used every hard knock, setback and tough drawcard to fuel her rather than hold her back; who flipped the script, learnt to apply strategy on the run, face challenges head on and rise against all odds.

Through adversity, Sharon developed tremendous resilience and true grit. Some of the worst streets of Sydney proved to be the best teachers. They propelled her into becoming agile, adaptable and ready for whatever was coming around the next corner. They equipped her with invaluable street smarts, unbreakable resilience and a deep understanding of how to survive and thrive – in business and in life.

Straight up and down-to- earth.  Committed to denim and addicted to coffee. Deeply authentic and innately curious.  Sharon blends life and business experience to help individuals, teams and organisations build their resilience and go from surviving to thriving in times of change.  To become future-proof and survive their success.

As a speaker, author, mentor and business advisor, Sharon continues to inspire positive change and lead industry disruption. Her refreshing approach acts as a lightning rod for a groundswell of enlightened businesses across Australia and the globe.


Information on Sharon:

Available for: Panel Speaker; Guest Speaker; Workshops.

Categories: Leadership & Development; Life & Motivational.

Location: Sydney 

Speaker Experience: Intermediate