CROs "moving beyond the silos" for future risk management

European and North American CROs discussed future risk modelling trends during a recent roundtable


CROs share their top concerns for 2022

InsuranceERM's year-end poll of risk management experts found a myriad of risks on their radar for 2022 - with cyber security and inflation standing out as dominant themes. Ronan McCaughey reports


Aurore Lecanon: Meeting people face to face is irreplaceable

Direct Line's chief risk officer reviews the key ERM developments of 2021 and her outlook for 2022


Direct Line chief focuses 25% of time on climate risk

Penny James warned the issue is no longer a side show


Aurore Lecanon to succeed Jose Vazquez as Direct Line's CRO

Lecanon, an InsuranceERM award winner, is due to start her new role later this year


Direct Line chief slams FCA's pricing reform timeline

The UK non-life insurer also announced a £100m share buyback and 4.5% drop in annual profit


UK insurance industry to raise £100m to fight Covid-19

Supporters include Lloyd's of London and Aviva


Profit hit for Direct Line's motor insurance segment

The UK insurer also strengthened claims reserves after the Ogden rate change


Putting gender equality principles into practice

Many insurers have committed to narrowing the pay and seniority imbalance that exists between their male and female employees, but are their policies having any effect? Paul Walsh investigates


ABI appoints Direct Line risk head as its prudential committee chair

Laurence Townley will replace the outgoing David Innes in the role