First Meeting announced under new Chair for IRM Scotland Regional Group
First Meeting announced under new Chair for IRM Scotland Regional Group
First Meeting announced under new Chair for the IRM Scotland Regional Group  The IRM Scotland Regional Group will hold their next Meeting - “Mega Projects” - on the morning of Friday 20th September. It will be the first Meeting of the group since the announcement of its new Chair, Donna Festorazzi, CFIRM. The Meeting will… Read more
 2019 Elections to the IRM Board of Directors – Elected Directors
2019 Elections to the IRM Board of Directors – Elected Directors
Owing to a board vacancy which has arisen since a nominations process took place in May/June of this year, IRM is still seeking nominations to the Board of Directors from amongst its members. The Board sets and manages the strategic direction of IRM and has overall responsibility for the management of its finances. There a… Read more
The Resilience Value Proposition
The Resilience Value Proposition
The Resilience Value Proposition Written by Mark C. Turner CMIRM, Chairman of the Innovation Special Interest Group; Managing Director, Emsity Limited Why is it that people are surprised by the occurrence of events which had not been considered previously?  Surely life is a series of unpredictable occurrences which you … Read more
Cyber Risk Management in the Digital Age
Cyber Risk Management in the Digital Age
Cyber Risk Management in the Digital Age An article by Martin Tang, Chairman of the IRM Switzerland Regional Group On 18 June 2019, the Institute of Risk Management Switzerland Regional Group hosted an event on “Cyber Risk Management in the Digital Age. At the Brasserie Lipp, next to Zurich’s Bahnhofstrasse. The meetin… Read more
Where risk management is heading
Where risk management is heading
Where risk management is heading Written by Hans Laessoe, Founder at AKTUS Risk management is an industry/profession undergoing change – as are all other professions. It appears three things are happening in concert:  Some risk management individuals, some risk fora and the two the two global standards (ISO 31000 and… Read more
An Interview with Chris Corless
An Interview with Chris Corless
An interview with Chris Corless, Enterprise risk and audit leader, Associate Director at KPMG (Brisbane, Australia) Interviewed by: Gareth Byatt, IRM APAC Global Ambassador; Principal Consultant, Risk Insight Consulting Gareth: Chris, t’s been a while since we last caught up! Thanks for making the time with me this mont… Read more
Risk in Focus: Chief Internal Auditor  Government of Jersey
Risk in Focus: Chief Internal Auditor Government of Jersey
The Institute of Risk Management (IRM) asks its members what working in risk is really like and what hints and tips they'd share with people looking to move into the industry.   Catherine Watson IRMCert Chief Internal Auditor Government of Jersey   How did you get your job? I am currently the Chief Internal Audito… Read more
IRM East Africa Regional Group partners with Serianu Ltd to grow local cyber risk talent
IRM East Africa Regional Group partners with Serianu Ltd to grow local cyber risk talent
The East African region facing a huge deficit of qualified risk managers and local public and private organizations needing critical hand-holding to ensure risks and opportunities within organisations are effectively identified and managed, the IRM East Africa Regional Group, a member body of the IRM UK, and Serianu Ltd, ha… Read more
Use Risk Appetite effectively
Use Risk Appetite effectively
Use Risk Appetite effectively Written by Gareth Byatt, IRM APAC Global Ambassador; Principal Consultant, Risk Insight Consulting This piece is adapted and reproduced by kind permission from StrategicRISK. Risk managers who are not engaging with every level of their organisation are at risk of having misalignment in ris… Read more
A Perspective from the Midlands
A Perspective from the Midlands
A Perspective from the Midlands - WSP Offices, The Mailbox, Birmingham. Thursday 11th July Written by Wes Cadby - Chair of the Infrastructure SIG; Group Head of Risk Management, J. Murphy & Sons We held our second ever IRM SIG event in Birmingham in July at the fantastic new WSP offices in the Mailbox. We had a ran… Read more