Renata Kaldor AO

Renata Kaldor AO is Co-founder and Director of the Advisory Council at The Andrew and Renata Kaldor Centre for International Refugee Law (UNSW) and Ambassador for Heads over Heels.

Until recently Renata was the Chair of the City Recital Hall, Angel Place. She has previously held the positions; of Director of The Sydney Children’s Hospital Network, as a Trustee of the Sydney Opera House: Judicial Commissioner of NSW; the Deputy Chancellor of Sydney University; Board Member of The Sydney Symphony Orchestra; Director of The Australian World Orchestra; Chair of Women’s Advisory Council of NSW; Board Director of NSW State Rail Authority; Director of The Garvan Foundation; Director of Public Interest Law Clearing House; as well as a number of companies and community organisations associated with Education, Business and Law.

Renata has a Bachelors degree in Arts and a Diploma of Education from the University of NSW.

Renata was honoured by the Australian Government with the award of an AO in 2002 and a Centenary Medal 2003: She became an Honorary Fellow of The University of Sydney, in 2005 and was made an Honorary Doctor of the University of NSW in 2018.