FERMA and CRE would like to congratulate all of nominees. Since the awards were launched in May, there have been over 80 nominations. It is therefore no mean feat and a significant achievement to reach this stage in proceedings.

We are delighted by the number of nominations we have received from across Europe and would like to thank all our national member associations that helped us compile such a high calibre list of candidates

The great response to the awards, suggests that the whole risk management and transfer industry supports our aim of raising the profile of the risk profession and highlighting the value FERMA members bring. The fact that the industry has embraced the event bodes well for the future of the risk and insurance management profession, as well as the partnerships needed with risk transfer providers to deliver better solutions.

The award will be:

  • granted every year by FERMA

  • organized by Commercial Risk Europe

Applications must be:

  • presented in English

  • submitted by FERMA’s national associations

Judges 2017:

  • Jana Bicanova, CZRMA

  • Brigitte Bouquot, Thales Insurance and Risk Management, President, AMRAE

  • Alessandro De Felice, Prysmian SpA, President, ANRA

  • Julia Graham, Technical Director, Airmic

  • Sabrina Hartusch, Triumph Holding AG ,President, Sirm

  • Tapio Huovinen, UPM-Kymmene Corporation, President, FinnRIMA

  • Zhetcho Kalitchin, Risk Consult Bulgaria, President, BRIMA

  • Gaëtan Lefèvre, Cockerill Maintenance & Ingenierie, President, Belrim

  • Alexander Mahnke, President, GVNW

  • Annemarie Schouw, Tata Steel Ijmuiden B.V.,President, NARIM

Winners 2016:

Excellence in Risk Management

  • Heljo Laukkala, Vice President, Corporate Risk Management, Metso Corporation, Finland (FinnRima) for Risk Manager of the year

  • Pauline Davoust, Risk Manager, Gate Group, Switzerland (SIRM) for Rising Star of the year

  • Michaël Dehert, Risk Manager, Brussels Airport Company, Belgium (BELRIM) for Innovative Insurance Programme

  • Jana Bicanová, Risk Manager, founder and President of ASPAR CZ, Czech Republic for Risk Manager Lifetime Achievement

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Customer Services categories 

  • AIG Insurance for Captive Management Solution of the Year

  • SwissRe and SBB Insurance AG for Insurer Innovation of the Year

  • Marsh Global for Broker Innovation of the Year

  • AXA for Emerging Risk Solution of the Year

  • Zurich for Global Programme of the Year

  • MunichRe and BeazleyGroup for Technological Innovation of the Year

  • AIG Insurance for Claims Innovationof the Year