IRM Supports Government Moves to Offer Cyber Security Education in Schools
IRM Supports Government Moves to Offer Cyber Security Education in Schools
Cyber Security is fundamental to all businesses across all sectors including banking, finance and insurance.  Every enterprise in every sector globally relies heavily on technology in an increasing age of interconnectedness. Cyber is not only about hacking emails or bank account details – it affects business, infrastructure… Read more
Competition Law Risk, a short guide: puts spotlight on Director Disqualification risk
Competition Law Risk, a short guide: puts spotlight on Director Disqualification risk
The latest risk guide from the Institute of Risk Management (IRM) and the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) features up-to-date case studies with key learnings and examples of best practice to help risk professionals navigate UK competition law.  It promotes a culture of compliance led from the top down. The updated … Read more
World Economic Forum Global Risks Report
World Economic Forum Global Risks Report
The Global Risks Report 2017 was issued on 11 January 2017, in advance of this year’s Davos forum and IRM Chairman Nicola Crawford and Vice Chairman Jose Morago represented the Institute at the launch event in London. The report acknowledges the contribution of the IRM members who contributed to the survey work in the Autu… Read more
IRM Risk Predictions 2017
IRM Risk Predictions 2017
IRM experts look to the year ahead and make 2017 risk predictions Political risk, cybersecurity, bribery and oil price and financial markets fluctuations are among chief concerns for businesses voiced by some of the UK’s leading risk experts as they look ahead to 2017. Nicola Crawford, CFIRM, Chair of the Institute of Ris… Read more
IRM Member Scoops BSI Award
IRM Member Scoops BSI Award
BSI International Standards Maker Awards This award is to recognize an exceptional contribution to representing, championing and safe-guarding. UK committees’ positions in European and/or international standards-making. The recipient can be a serving or recently retired committee member who has been involved in European o… Read more
IRM Charities SIG – 2016 round up
IRM Charities SIG – 2016 round up
So this is Christmas (well nearly), and what have you done? Another year over and a new one about to begin (as John Lennon once sort of said!) Yes, it’s getting to that time of year when many of us will reflect on our achievements (over a few too many glasses of mulled wine if you’re anything like me) and the IRM’s Charitie… Read more
Nicola Crawford announced as the New Chair of the Institute of Risk Management
Nicola Crawford announced as the New Chair of the Institute of Risk Management
The Institute of Risk Management (IRM) has today announced that Nicola Crawford, CFIRM, Managing Director, i-Risk Europe Ltd as its new Chair.  Nicola will follow Jose Morago, Head of Enterprise Risk & Advisory Services at the Financial Conduct Authority who has been the IRM Chairman for two years. Nicola Crawford said… Read more
Nuclear Industry’s Risk Management Association event
Nuclear Industry’s Risk Management Association event
The 8th annual conference for the Nuclear Industry’s Risk Management Association was held on the 15th November in Kendal, Cumbria. The event was very attended with over 30 attendees representing the organisations that make up the Nuclear estate (JNS, NDA, Sellafield, Magnox, LLWR and NuGen). Paul Hopkin, Technical Director … Read more
Carla Knight IRMCert Awarded Best International Certificate Student  - Asia, Australia and Africa
Carla Knight IRMCert Awarded Best International Certificate Student - Asia, Australia and Africa
The Institute of Risk Management (IRM) and the Federation of Asian Pacific and African Risk Management Organisations (FAPARMO) today awarded Carla Knight, IRMCert, Risk Specialist, Exxaro, Johannesburg with the award for Best International Certificate Student of the Year. The award was made during the South Africa Regional … Read more
IRM on the road in Africa
IRM on the road in Africa
As interest in risk management grows across Africa, so does IRM membership. So we're getting out of the office to visit IRM meetings in Kenya, Zimbabwe and South Africa. Carolyn Williams, IRM's Director of Corporate Relations and Juliet Kamese, IRM's Membership Engagement Manager from IRM HQ in London will be attending all… Read more