Connor Munro, IRMCert: Auditor, Veritau
Connor Munro, IRMCert: Auditor, Veritau
How did you get your job? After graduating from university in 2014 with a degree in Physical Geography, I enrolled on Veritau’s graduate internal auditor training programme. I have always had a keen interest in systems and processes and the training programme offered me the ideal opportunity to critically appraise these as … Read more
Risk in Focus: Risk Manager | MSIG Insurance (Hong Kong) Limited
Risk in Focus: Risk Manager | MSIG Insurance (Hong Kong) Limited
Sabina Mohammed GradIRM Risk Manager, Risk Management MSIG Insurance (Hong Kong) Limited How did you get your job? I started my career in accounting, working in the insurance sector. At that time, I decided to study for CIMA (Chartered Institute of Management Accounting) and as part of my practical experience I did short-te… Read more
Institute of Risk Management (IRM) Directors visit India
Institute of Risk Management (IRM) Directors visit India
Two senior Directors from the UK based IRM will be visiting India for business meetings in September. As risk management moves up the corporate agenda in all sectors, the IRM has been approached by several members and organisations in India to explore the possibility of IRM collaborating with local academic/training institu… Read more
Stefano Gori, IRMCert, Associate, Risk Advisory at AECOM
Stefano Gori, IRMCert, Associate, Risk Advisory at AECOM
Stefano Gori, IRMCert Associate, Risk Advisory at AECOM   How did you get your job? I believe that every choice you make in your (professional) life helps you become a more rounded individual and shape who you are. Your career is a journey and this is how my journey began. I completed my Masters with ESCP Europe Business Sc… Read more
New Financial Reporting Council (FRC) Corporate Governance Code places greater focus on risk
New Financial Reporting Council (FRC) Corporate Governance Code places greater focus on risk
The Institute of Risk Management (IRM) is pleased to see the new Financial Reporting Council (FRC) Corporate Governance Code places greater focus on risk. This includes an explicit mention in Section 1 'Board Leadership and Company Purpose' as recommended in the response IRM submitted to the FRC earlier in 2018. Section 1… Read more
General Manager Risk, Assurance and Audit at V/Line | Melbourne, Australia
General Manager Risk, Assurance and Audit at V/Line | Melbourne, Australia
Byron Tidswell, IRMCert General Manager Risk, Assurance and Audit at V/Line Melbourne, Australia   How did you get your job? Halfway through my 2nd last year at school I set out to forge a career in IT with a particular interest in the path of a business analyst. I started off on the right foot by being lucky enough to secu… Read more
Focus on: Dr Daniel Imhof CMIRM, Head of TechOps Portfolio Management, Roche | Switzerland
Focus on: Dr Daniel Imhof CMIRM, Head of TechOps Portfolio Management, Roche | Switzerland
Dr Daniel Imhof CMIRM Head of TechOps Portfolio Management, Roche | Switzerland   How did you get your job? I come from the South of Switzerland. Although well-known to tourists with its famous mountains (Matterhorn and others) the canton of Valais is exposed to plenty of natural and man-made hazards. Earlier this year for … Read more
Switzerland Regional Group will host its annual Risk Culture event on Tuesday, 18 September 2018
Switzerland Regional Group will host its annual Risk Culture event on Tuesday, 18 September 2018
The Institute of Risk Management Switzerland Regional Group will host its annual Risk Culture event on Tuesday, 18 September 2018, at Haus zum Rüden in the Constaffel Room, Limmatquai 42, 8001 Zurich. Martin Tang, Chairman of the IRM Switzerland Regional Group and event organiser, commented: “I am delighted that Thomson Re… Read more
Toni Villanen, CMIRM, Director, Risk Advisory, Alvarez & Marsal
Toni Villanen, CMIRM, Director, Risk Advisory, Alvarez & Marsal
Toni Villanen, CMIRM, Director, Risk Advisory, Alvarez & Marsal Toni has recently successfully undertaken the Senior Executive Route (SER). The Senior Executive Route to IRM Certification is designed for senior risk professionals who wish to have their skills and knowledge in Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) formally ac… Read more
First Institute of Risk Management (IRM) Licenced Provider Announced in South Africa
First Institute of Risk Management (IRM) Licenced Provider Announced in South Africa
The Institute of Risk Management (IRM) is delighted to announce that W.consulting, Johannesburg, is the first provider of the internationally recognised Fundamentals of Risk Management (FoRM) course in the region. Sanjay Himatsingani, Director of Training, IRM said: ‘We are very pleased to be working with W.consulting in So… Read more