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Sound Risk Culture in the Insurance Industry


Risk culture is at the centre of attention in almost all industries. Leadership pressure, higher consumer protection standards, negative public reputation and regulatory requirements are driving risk culture up the organisational agenda. This paper aims to convey the importance Read more

Risk Appetite – Survey Results


  The topic of risk appetite has exploded in recent years, especially since the global financial crisis. Risk appetite frameworks (“RAF”) and risk appetite statements (“RAS”) continue to evolve, and companies are at different stages of implementation. In December 2013, Read more

Renzo Avesani of Unipol, will chair the Chief Risk Officer’s Forum for 2015


Renzo Avesani, Chief Risk Officer of Unipol and Vice-Chairman of the CRO Forum in 2014, was elected CRO Forum Chairman for 2015 during the fourth quarterly meeting of the Forum in December 2014. Renzo’s previous roles include the position of Read more

Welcome to the CRO Forum.

The CRO Forum is a group of professional risk managers from the insurance industry that focuses on developing and promoting industry best practices in risk management. The Forum consists of Chief Risk Officers from large multi-national insurance companies. It aims to represent the members' views on key risk management topics, including emerging risks. We hope the information on our website will help shape an understanding of our work and the views of the Forum's members.  Read more

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Posted on 11 May 2015 in Active Workgroups, Activities & Events, Best practices in risk management, Homepage Slider, News, Publications, Risk Culture
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Risk culture is at the centre of attention in almost all industries. Leadership pressure, higher consumer protection standards, negative public reputation and regulatory requirements are driving risk culture up the organisational agenda. This paper aims to convey the importance of a sound risk culture within the insurance industry, answers the question why it matters and […]

Posted on 10 April 2015 in Activities & Events, Best practices in risk management, Homepage Slider, News, Publications, Risk Appetite
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  The topic of risk appetite has exploded in recent years, especially since the global financial crisis. Risk appetite frameworks (“RAF”) and risk appetite statements (“RAS”) continue to evolve, and companies are at different stages of implementation. In December 2013, the CRO Council (“Council”) and the CRO Forum (“Forum”) published the paper “Establishing and Embedding […]

Posted on 14 January 2015 in Activities & Events, Homepage Slider, News
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Renzo Avesani, Chief Risk Officer of Unipol and Vice-Chairman of the CRO Forum in 2014, was elected CRO Forum Chairman for 2015 during the fourth quarterly meeting of the Forum in December 2014. Renzo’s previous roles include the position of CRO at Banca Intesa and leading the development of risk management activities at the Banking […]

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