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Award to FERMA’s General Secretary Pierre Sonigo

Pierre Sonigo FERMA’s Secretary General received the prestigious lifetime achievement award from the Institute of Risk Management (IRM) at its inaugural global risk awards held in London on 28 February. Continue reading


Pierre Sonigo wins lifetime achievement award

Pierre Sonigo, General Secretary, has received the lifetime achievement award from the Institute of Risk Management (IRM). Continue reading


Marie Gemma Dequae joins IRM board

FERMA’s scientific advisor Marie Gemma Dequae has joined the board of directors of the Institute of Risk Management (IRM), the enterprise risk management education body. She was President of FERMA from 2005-2009 and a board member. Continue reading


Marie Gemma Dequae to join IRM board

The Institute of Risk Management (IRM) has announced that Dr Marie Gemma Dequae has been elected to its board of directors with immediate effect.
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Leading the Risk Profession – IRM Forum 23-25 April 2012, Manchester

We all know that the world is changing and that risk management is changing, too. It is a paradox to see that the growth of risk management is often stimulated by big claims,
which may appear to be its failure. The evolution of risk management and the risk profession (‘from counting risk to making risk count’) in this changing and challenging world is the basis of research by Professor Anette Mikes of Harvard Business School. Continue reading


Social media reputation damage high on risk managers’ list of concerns: Press Coverage

Social media reputation damage high on risk managers’ list of concerns (Press Coverage of FERMA Press release 23 October 2011) Continue reading


FERMA President Jorge Luzzi is risk management personality of the year

FERMA President Jorge Luzzi has been named the risk management personality of the year by Risk Management Professional magazine in its 2011 risk management awards. The prizes were announced at a dinner held in London on 16 November. Continue reading


Cyber risk survey results

Social media are a great means of communicating and building communities. At the same time, their implications for company reputation are a real concern for risk managers. This is the finding of an online survey on cyber risks conducted by FERMA and the Institute of Risk Management (IRM). The survey, which took place just ahead of the Forum, received a total of 186 replies from members of the two organisations. They were asked which three cyber risks they regarded as the greatest threats to business in general and to their own organisation and then how these risks were managed. Continue reading


Social media reputation damage high on risk managers’ list of concerns

Social media and the potential they pose to reputation risk and protection of confidential information are significant risks to European businesses, according to a survey by the Federation of European Risk Management Associations in cooperation with the Institute of Risk Management (IRM). Risk professionals from both organisations were asked which three cyber risks they thought were the greatest threats to business in general and to their own organisations. A total of 186 replied to the online survey during August and September (2011) intended to inform the two organisations’ discussion about risks of the virtual world. Continue reading