Contact the Development and Alumni Relations Office

The Development and Alumni Relations Office (DAO) is based at the Edinburgh campus. For general enquiries please call +44 (0)131 451 3510  or email


Name Role Email
Development Team
Nuala Boyle Assistant Principal, Development
Lynsey Cockburn Executive Assistant, to Asst. Principal Development
Caroline Howitt Senior Development Executive
Thomas Kelly Senior Development Executive
Nicola Gandy Senior Development Executive
Buzz Whibley Senior Development Executive (Trusts & Foundations)
Fiona Robertson Development Administrative Assistant
Alumni Engagement Team
Kerryn Kirkpatrick Alumni Engagement Manager
Eve MacDonald Regular Giving Officer
Samantha MacFarlane Alumni Assistant
Keith Scott Database Manager
Gavin Rennie Alumni Engagement Officer
Adam Gillies Alumni Engagement Officer, EBS
Kathryn Taylor (Dubai Campus) Careers Development Officer
Other Useful Contacts
Student Service Centre Transcript & visa verification requests
Registry Enrolment, assessment, graduations & student records
Careers Advice Careers guidance & information service
Edinburgh Business School General enquiries & accommodation bookings
Scholarships Scholarships and bursaries

You can stay connected with Heriot-Watt and the Development and Alumni Engagement Team via: