About Us

Director of Risk

  Director of Risk

  T: +61 (2) 9

  E: risk@unsw.edu.au


UNSW's incoming Director of Risk joins the organisation shortly. In the meantime, please contact Catherine or Dan to assist you with your query, or email risk@unsw.edu.au

Catherine Dolle-Samuel

 Senior Manager, Business Continuity, Risk &   Resilience

  T: + 61 (2) 9065 8311

  E: c.dolle-samuel@unsw.edu.au


Catherine is an experienced Business Continuity & Resilience professional with a background in HRM across a broad range of industries, both in Australia and the UK. Prior to joining the team, Catherine worked as an academic in the UNSW Business School lecturing in management, HRM and ethics courses at postgraduate and undergraduate level.


Catherine leads the COVID triage team and Safe Return activities, as well as managing high risk travel.

Theresa McDonnell

Theresa McDonnell

Senior Manager, Safety & Injury Management
+ 61 (2) 9065 6548
E: t.kahwati@unsw.edu.au



  • Office of the Vice-Chancellor and President
  • Division of Planning & Assurance
Contact Us

We are located in C22 Chancellery - Gate 9, High St. If you are coming to meet with us, please go to Chancellery Reception.

Contact us via risk@unsw.edu.au or for High Risk Travel contact us via travelrisk@unsw.edu.au

For the Risk, Safety & Injury Management Oganisational Chart click here

Dan Whiting
Dani Whiting

  Risk Officer

  T: +61 (2) 9348 1138

  E: dan.whiting@unsw.edu.au

Daniel is a professional with over 20 years' experience across Risk, Institutional Banking & Technology domains, with a proven track record of delivery across transformational projects & initiatives within Financial Services. Leveraging a knowledge of the business lifecycle from inception to deliver, Daniel enjoys working closely with stakeholders to lift risk maturity as a key enabler.