Airmic is the association for those who are involved in risk management and insurance within their organisation. Members include finance directors, auditors and risk and insurance managers. The association supports members through training, research and special events.
Dr Madhu Acharrya (MSc Risk Management and MSc International Banking, Finance and Risk Management Programme Leader) and five GCU London Risk Management and Finance students attended the 2017 ERM Forum, Airmic’s conference focused on enterprise risk management.
Keynote speakers included Professor Richard Clegg (Managing Director of Lloyd’s Register Foundation), Peter Den Dekker (Past FERMA President and Head of Insurance and Risk Management and the Head of ERM of Royal Philips), and Amanda Mellor (Group Secretary, Head of Corporate Governance and Board Member of Marks and Spencer).
Ali Rouhani (MSc Risk Management) provides a summary of the event:
“The Airmic event was held on 7th November 2017 in Fenchurch Place, London where there were several participants from various industries related to Risk Management, Insurance and Banking sectors. The event was divided into lectures and practical workshops. Professionals from some of the best in class organizations such as Lloyd’s Register Foundation, Aeon, Control Risks and McKinney presented the most recent developments in Enterprise Risk Management topics and discussed some real case scenarios in their workshops; making this event exceptionally attractive and practical. What has added extra value was the opportunity to meet and network with industry leaders and professionals. In general, it was a fantastic opportunity for GCU London Risk Management and Finance students to be able to attend this event.”