Europe at the crossroads

September 24 is the date of the German federal elections. It is another event in an eventful period for Europe. Companies are in a complex environment characterised by fierce competition, increased regulation, shifting business models and unstable social and economic situations, says Kadidja Sinz one of the panellists in the Forum session Europe at the […]

What does insurance offer large corporation today

Breaking bad – rethinking the insurance proposition for large corporations is the challenging title of a workshop whose aim is to find out whether insurers can respond to the changing needs of large companies in whose assets and activities are now so often intangible. Three senior insurance industry leaders, Andreas Berger of the Allianz Global […]

Big projects, big risk management

The world’s first floating submerged tunnel, an entirely new city metro system and a 2.3km floating bridge are multi-billion euro infrastructure projects with exceptionally complex risk management requirements. Every business has its projects – even if they are not on the scale – and how to keep control of them is the subject of the […]

Networking “Par Excellence”

The FERMA Forum attracts around 1500 risk professionals from across Europe, so an important reason people come is to meet each other– better known as networking. Gilbert Canaméras, chair of the Forum committee, says, “The Forum Committee is very aware that a big attraction of the Forum is the opportunity for risk managers to meet […]