I enjoyed this article about the ascent of the Chief Risk Officer, The chief risk officers are coming, published in July 2009 by Lloyds. Specifically, the differences between the risk manager and the CRO are interesting as described by Peter den Dekker, president of FERMA, the association of European risk managers. The CRO is member […]

Here is the latest white paper from KPMG called The Business Case for a Risk Executive: Leading Efforts to Avoid Surprises, Maneuver through Challenges, and Add Value. (See link below.) Big title. Fortunately, the paper is only 12 pages in length when you include the canned metaphorical Getty images of the guy looking through binoculars […]

Here is an example of a press release by S&P for Endurance American Insurance Co. where they note that the organization’s management and enterprise risk management capabilities were assessed as part of their rating: Credit analyst Taoufik Gharib added: “The ratings on Endurance reflect our opinion that the group has established a strong track record […]