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Institute of Risk Management appoints Great-West CRO as chair

Iain Wright takes over from Socrates Coudounaris

People and systems preparation key to operational resilience

Experts at the Insurance Risk & Capital conference share best practice on operational disruption

CROs must move from "judging to nudging"

Allegra van Hovell-Patrizi said chief risk officers will need to take a more proactive role

IFoA appoints new CEO

Stephen Mann to replace Derek Cribb

Insurance product development is becoming "multi-dimensional"

Panellists at InsuranceERM’s conference explore how re/insurance products will change in future

Turning artificial intelligence aspirations into outcomes

Insurance technology experts shared best practice and the state of the sector at an AI conference

AIG battles $100m bonus suit

Potential for further $800m US litigation

The Doctors Company promotes Vanderlaan to CRO

Also appointed CFO of $4.5bn medical malpractice insurer

Apollo names Paul Grimsey as chief actuary

Grimsey will report to Vinay Mistry who became Apollo’s chief risk officer earlier this month.

AIA hires Ping An's executive director as CEO

Current CEO Ng Keng Hooi retires in 2020

Analysis

Defining risk accountabilities in the Senior Managers and Certification Regime

RACI charting is a powerful tool for SMCR compliance and improving risk governance and culture. The risk function is also in a prime position to help, as Seema Bradbury and Alex Hindson explain

The Fed and insurance rules: an eclectic fit

The US Federal Reserve created an advisory committee last month – and Manulife’s treasurer Halina von dem Hagen is joining it. She tells Sarfraz Thind about the key issues the market might want to consider right now, including mark-to-market regulation and systemic risk

IFRS 17: what insurers dislike from the final consultation

The treatment of reinsurance accounting under IFRS 17 appears to be the most consistent complaint from re/insurers, but deciding when the standard should take effect continues to generate disagreements among stakeholders. Cintia Cheong reports

The technology trends in risk and capital management

As re/insurers look to implement IFRS 17, manage cyber risk and drive modelling efficiencies, software vendors are gearing up to respond. Cloud and process automation solutions also figure highly in this year's InsuranceERM Technology Guide, introduced by Ronan McCaughey

Insurance ERM Americas: Predictive analytics, AI and the risk function

Forget the hype. Insurers see the real promise for predictive analytics and artificial intelligence in helping them sharpen their business priorities and spot risks faster. Ronan McCaughey reports from last month’s Insurance ERM Americas conference.

What's on the horizon for Bermuda's re/insurance market

Deloitte’s Gokul Sudarsana talks to Christopher Cundy about his thoughts on some of the trends and challenges that face Bermuda's insurance market