On November 5, 2010, Ruth Rios-Morales received the EMRBI Contributor Award of the Year 2010. The EMRBI (European Mediterranean Research Business Institute) is one of the largest research institutes in Europe, aiming to contribute and share the understanding of different business environments and trends in the region through research, teaching and consulting. EMRBI undertakes research and scholarly activities, while offering also a range of business-related professional services, both through its own resources and/or through associated organisations and individuals.
Ruth Rios-Morales is Deputy Director of Research at Les Roches–Gruyère, University of Applied Sciences, Switzerland. Ruth is also Country Director for Switzerland of the EMRBI. Ruth holds a BSc in Economics, MSc in International Economics and a PhD in Politics of International Business from the University of Ulster, UK. Before joining Les Roches–Gruyère, Ruth taught international business at the School of Business Studies, Trinity College Dublin. Ruth has also taught international business and finance in Universidad de Zaragoza, Spain. Ruth has conducted advanced research in international business and finance, her research has been acknowledged by UNCTAD and the World Bank.