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Institute of Risk Management and Solvay Brussels School of Economics & Management launch Executive Education Programme in ERM

The Institute of Risk Management (IRM) and Solvay Brussels School of Economics & Management – Executive Education have partnered to bring a highly practical, academically rigorous qualification in Enterprise Risk Management to market. Participants in the first module...
Posted On 02 Sep 2018
Socrates Coudounaris CFIRM
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Institute of Risk Management names Socrates Coudounaris CFIRM as incoming chair of the Board

The Institute of Risk Management (IRM) has announced that Socrates Coudounaris CFIRM will step up from his position of deputy chair of the organisation’s Board when current chair Nicola Crawford CFIRM steps down in early May. Coudounaris is the executive director of risk...
Posted On 26 Mar 2018
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Institute of Risk Management hosts highest-attended ERM conference for risk leaders to date

Over 160 senior risk managers from around the world recently attended the Institute of Risk Management’s (IRM) ‘Risk Leaders: No More Business as Usual’ Conference in central London. Recognised as the leading enterprise risk management conference on the global...
Posted On 28 Nov 2017
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Qualifications represent “a broad background of risk” and “help develop transferable skills” states the IRM

With the current business climate increasingly uncertain, the Institute of Risk Management (IRM) believes that organisations need competent, efficient and knowledgeable staff when it comes to managing threats. Focusing on cyber security, data breach, supply chain and people risk,...
Posted On 31 Oct 2017
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NBCS introduces Associate Membership scheme for security solutions providers

The National Business Crime Solution (NBCS) – a not-for-profit initiative that enables the sharing of data between law enforcement agencies and the business community in order to reduce crime – is due to launch a new Associate Membership scheme specifically targeted...
Posted On 22 Aug 2017
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IRM experts outline chief concerns in detailed risk predictions overview for 2017

Political risk, cyber security, bribery and oil price and financial market fluctuations are among the chief concerns for businesses being voiced by some of the UK’s leading risk experts as they look ahead to 2017. Nicola Crawford CFIRM, chair of the Institute of Risk Management...
Posted On 05 Jan 2017
Charl van der Walt
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The Sleeping Dragon of e-Mail Security

New research conducted by SecureData suggests that today’s enterprise risk model seriously underestimates the soft underbelly of the attack surface created by each employee, their password behaviour and repertoire of common online applications. Charl van der Walt explains how...
Posted On 12 Dec 2016
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‘Life-changing’ scholarships for overseas students announced by University of Leicester

The University of Leicester has announced the names of its 2016 Commonwealth Distance Learning Scholars. These students have been awarded Commonwealth Scholarships to allow them to pursue a Master’s course in Risk, Crisis and Disaster Management while living in their home...
Posted On 27 Sep 2016
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Bribery Risk Guide published by the Institute of Risk Management and Transparency International UK

Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) is becoming more ingrained in business strategy and day-to-day practice, with the mitigation of risks now fundamental to the success of any organisation. Bribery is a major risk that has the capacity to ruin a company’s reputation and cost it...
Posted On 12 Sep 2016
Mark Brown: Vice-President of Product Strategy at Sword Active Risk
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Security risk cannot operate in isolation

Due to greater focus by the international news agencies on terrorism-related events and easier access to global information, our awareness of the risk of physical and non-physical threats to the things we hold precious in our lives is becoming more of a concern to us as...
Posted On 07 Apr 2015
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