Four risk managers received Excellence in Risk Management Awards presented at a gala evening in Brussels on 6 December. The awards are part of the first European Risk Management Awards, organised by FERMA and Commercial Risk Europe.
The winners are :
Risk Manager of the Year
Heljo Laukkala, Vice President, Corporate Risk Management, Metso Corporation, FinnRima
Risk Manager Lifetime Achievement
Jana Bicanová, Risk Manager, founder and President ASPAR CZ
Rising Star of the Year
Pauline Davoust, Risk Manager, Gate Group, SIRM
Innovative Insurance Programme of the Year
Michaël Dehert, Risk Manager, Brussels Airport Company, BELRIM
The President of FERMA Jo Willaert congratulated the Excellence in Risk Management winners, saying “These awards showcase
the role and expertise of risk managers. Putting a face on the profession gives it greater visibility and acknowledges the varied skills and experience of the individuals. In addition, these awards identify potential role models, encouraging a new generation of risk managers.”
Prizes were also presented to service suppliers in seven categories.