Martin Tang, Chairman of the IRM Switzerland Regional Group

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 Reuters will be sponsoring this years’ annual IRM Switzerland Risk Culture event, this follows our successful collaboration last year.

The event is shaping up with key speakers from across industry including: (FMCG) fast moving consumer goods and household brand names to global financial services organisations”.

  • Alison Bewick, Head of Group Risk Management of Nestlé, Vevey will speak on harnessing the risk agenda for strategic success.  
  • John Pottage, Managing Director of UBS Wealth Management, Zurich, will speak on the topic of how to build a sustainable competitive advantage through risk culture.
  • Nicola Passariello, Thomson Reuters’ Market Specialists Manger Continental Europe will speak on the power of data and technology in financial crime prevention and enhanced due diligence.

Alison and John are IRM Switzerland Regional Group members. The combination of the 3 presentations heralds a welcome new age when a strong risk agenda, an empowering and motivating risk culture and developing machine intelligence to enhance learning and processes are acknowledged as the key to sustainable business success.

The presentations will be followed by a panel discussion and apéro riche.

The event will be moderated by Mike Shields, Bureau Chief, Thomson Reuters Switzerland & Austria. 

Find out more and register your place here