Reflections on the IRM Swiss Regional Group's 2018 Risk Culture conference
Reflections on the IRM Swiss Regional Group's 2018 Risk Culture conference
On 18 September 2018, the Institute of Risk Management Switzerland Regional Group held its annual Risk Culture event, at the historic Haus zum Rüden, a guild house built in 1348 next to the River Limmat in Zurich. The event was sponsored by Thomson Reuters, following the successful collaboration in Autumn 2017. We were deli… Read more
Sian-Louise Bishop, IRMCert: Governance & Reporting Analyst, Risk & Compliance, Operations & Delivery | Nationwide Building Society
Sian-Louise Bishop, IRMCert: Governance & Reporting Analyst, Risk & Compliance, Operations & Delivery | Nationwide Building Society
Sian-Louise Bishop, IRMCert Governance & Reporting Analyst, Risk & Compliance, Operations & Delivery Nationwide Building Society   How did you get your job? I got my job by securing a role in Management Information (MI) & Reporting – my role then slowly became more and more risk focussed, looking at all the… Read more
Jemma Boyce, GradIRM; Risk & Reporting Manager for Capital Projects, London City Airport
Jemma Boyce, GradIRM; Risk & Reporting Manager for Capital Projects, London City Airport
Jemma Boyce, GradIRM Risk & Reporting Manager for Capital Projects London City Airport   How did you get your job? I joined Network Rail in 2007 as a Risk Systems Administrator. Network Rail had a well-recognised and forward thinking Risk Team which I was excited to be joining. Determined to further my career in the fie… Read more
Message from the Chairman
Message from the Chairman
As 2018 draws to a close, I am pleased to report another fantastic year for the Institute.  There’s more work to be done and we’ve got a plethora of activities taking place in November and December. Risk Leaders: The next generation of Risk Management, our flagship annual conference is taking place in London on the 15th Nov… Read more
An interview with Byron Tidswell
An interview with Byron Tidswell
An interview with Byron TidswellGeneral Manager Risk, Assurance and Audit at V/Line(Melbourne, Australia) Interviewed by: Gareth Byatt, IRM APAC Global Ambassador;Principal Consultant, Risk Insight Consulting   Gareth: Byron, Thank you for taking the time to talk to me about your role, where you see risk management heading,… Read more
New members elected to the IRM Board
New members elected to the IRM Board
The Board is pleased to announce that the following Members have been elected to serve a 3 year term on the IRM Board:   Anita Punwani, CFIRM BEng MBA MSc    Mark Matthews CFIRM AIOSH ACII These appointments take effect following the Annual General Meeting on 6th December 2018. Find out more about IRM governance  … Read more
Joint All India Management Association (AIMA) and IRM event, Delhi
Joint All India Management Association (AIMA) and IRM event, Delhi
IRM and AIMA recently held a joint meeting in Delhi to discuss emerging issues in risk management. Over 20 delegates attended hearing from Sarah Nasim, Program Director - Short term Programs (AIMA Chair), Carolyn Williams, Director of Corporate Relations and Sanjay Himatsingani, Director of Business Development and Training… Read more
IRM Infrastructure Risk SIG – Birmingham, July 2018
IRM Infrastructure Risk SIG – Birmingham, July 2018
As the IRM Infrastructure Risk SIG continues its growth, Birmingham played host to its first IRM Infrastructure SIG event in July of this year. With the magnitude of investment in construction and infrastructure that is being delivered within the Midlands, an event to establish a Network, share best practice, and tackle iss… Read more
IRM Infrastructure Risk Special Interest Group (SiG): A brief review of Quantitative Schedule Risk Analysis (QSRA)
IRM Infrastructure Risk Special Interest Group (SiG): A brief review of Quantitative Schedule Risk Analysis (QSRA)
Contributed by Gareth Byatt and Zenhar Marolia Purpose of this document This paper is an overview of Quantitative Schedule Risk Analysis (hereon referred to as QSRA) – what it is, why it can be a valuable Risk tool for project teams, and some tips on how to use it to contribute towards achieving successful project outcomes… Read more
Towards high maturity risk management
Towards high maturity risk management
Contributed by Christoph Schwager Why risk management always needs a systemic approach – explained along the example of a ‘big four’ firm   It’s common sense that we all live in a world full of risks. And we actually like that. Taking risks often is a thrill. Yet, most of the times we have learned to cope with our risks an… Read more