The Principal's Office

Dr Catherine Martin

Catherine Martin is Vice-Principal Corporate Services.

Areas of responsibility

  • Overall management of Corporate Services Group comprising a wide range of professional, operational, commercial, and commercialisation services; provided by 2430 staff (1800FTEs)
  • Overview of Risk and Health & Safety management for the University
  • Overview of subsidiary companies

Corporate Services Group home page

University level committee membership

  • Audit and Risk Committee
  • Estates Committee
  • Investment Committee
  • Knowledge Strategy Committee
  • Policy and Resources Committee
  • Risk Management Committee
  • Senate (ex officio)
  • Senior Leadership Team
  • Social Responsibility and Sustainability Committee
  • Staff Experience Committee
  • University Executive
  • University Safety, Health and Wellbeing¬†Committee

Contact details

Catherine can be contacted via her assistant, Stacey Maxwell (, on the telephone number below, or direct by email.

Dr Catherine Martin

Vice-Principal Corporate Services

  • University of Edinburgh
  • Charles Stewart House

Contact details



9-16 Chambers Street