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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

Cyber resilience - The cyber risk challenge and the role of insurance


The digital revolution is bringing many benefits to society and business, but the growing reliance on information technology and the internet is increasing the exposure to cyber risk. For insurers, this threat stems from the sensitive customer and company Read more

Minimum standards for operational risk loss reporting


In 2014 the CRO Forum members have developed a recommendation for minimum data standards for reporting loss events to an operational risk (OpRisk) loss data consortium. Currently, different providers for loss database services use their own standards. The CRO Read more

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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 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 […]

Posted on 19 December 2014 in Activities & Events, Best practices in risk management, Homepage Slider, News, Publications
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The digital revolution is bringing many benefits to society and business, but the growing reliance on information technology and the internet is increasing the exposure to cyber risk. For insurers, this threat stems from the sensitive customer and company data they hold which make them vulnerable to disruption of IT service availability, data breaches and […]

Posted on 18 December 2014 in Activities & Events, Best practices in risk management, Homepage Slider, News, Publications
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In 2014 the CRO Forum members have developed a recommendation for minimum data standards for reporting loss events to an operational risk (OpRisk) loss data consortium. Currently, different providers for loss database services use their own standards. The CRO Forum has an interest of compatibility of operational loss data at the level outlined is this […]

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