David Cole, Chief Risk Officer of Swiss Re and Vice-Chairman of the CRO Forum during 2012, was elected as the CRO Forum Chairman for 2013.
Robin Spencer, Chief Risk Officer of Aviva PLC and Vice-Chairman of the CRO Forum during 2011, was elected as the CRO Forum Chairman for 2012. Swiss Re’s Chief Risk Officer, David Cole, was elected Vice-Chairman of the CRO Forum for 2012.
As a consequence of globalisation, public expectations have risen that businesses should behave responsibly and accountably in terms of minimizing their environmental and social footprint. Even though this footprint is low for the insurance industry due to the service nature of its operations, headline risk has nonetheless increased.