James Burnell-Nugent

The Role of the Board in Crisis Management

The Board of Directors is responsible for assuring business viability. A crisis event could call that into question. Andrew Griffin, a partner in Deloitte’s Crisis and Resilience practice, puts some key questions on this matter to Admiral Sir James Burnell-Nugent, formerly...
Posted On 25 Feb 2019

Institute of Risk Management professionals identify key risks on horizon for 2019

Cyber security, Brexit, geopolitics and financial market fluctuations are among the chief concerns for businesses voiced by some of the UK’s leading risk experts as they look ahead to 2019. Senior members of the Institute of Risk Management (IRM) have identified key risk areas...
Posted On 15 Jan 2019

Enrolments now open for IRM’s all-new Digital Risk Management Certificate

Enrolments are now open for the Institute of Risk Management’s (IRM) new Digital Risk Management Certificate. Awarded by the IRM and developed in tandem with support from the WMG Cyber Security Centre at the University of Warwick in addition to the same university’s...
Posted On 03 Dec 2018

Lessons Learned to launch new on-demand integrity and compliance training resource

Specialist integrity, ethics and compliance training consultancy Lessons Learned has announced the forthcoming launch of Lessons Learned On-Demand, the company’s new ‘click-and-play’ digital training resource that will provide instant access to many hours of short, high...
Posted On 25 Aug 2017

“UK companies failing to foster culture of ethical behaviour” reveals EY Fraud Survey

A quarter of UK employees still believe that bribery and corruption happens widely in business in the UK. That’s according to the findings of EY’s biennial Europe, Middle East, India and Africa (EMEIA) Fraud Survey. The perception of UK respondents is that little progress...
Posted On 13 Apr 2017

Skills for Security introduces all-new Investigative Interviewing course for practising professionals

Internal investigations are a fact of business life. Be it from stock loss via shrinkage, missing company assets or a staff dishonesty or disciplinary issue, the ethical collection and review of information is essential. For many organisations, this key aspect is often shrouded...
Posted On 23 Mar 2016

WMG’s Cyber Security Centre set to play key role in new £23 million Internet of Things Research Hub

The Warwick Manufacturing Group (WMG) at the University of Warwick is to play a significant role in a new £23 million interdisciplinary Research Hub designed to drive forward UK research on the Internet of Things (IoT). Ed Vaizey, Minister of State for Culture and the Digital...
Posted On 06 Jan 2016
IRM members can now apply for certified membership

IRM issues certification scheme designed to “raise global standards” for the risk profession

The Institute of Risk Management has introduced new certification for risk professionals, in turn bringing the sector into line with other professions such as accounting and law. Risk practitioners across the world can now become a Certified Member and use the new professional...
Posted On 30 Jun 2015
Brian Sims BA (Hons) Hon FSyI: Editor of Risk UK

Trust in Ethics

The UK is making steady progress when it comes to tackling fraud and corruption but, in relation to ethical behaviours, the myriad enforcement agencies, regulators and Boards of Directors are still struggling to translate policies into improvements. That’s one of the key findings...
Posted On 23 Jun 2015