Risk management is soaring as a corporate priority.
To pick just one indication, a recent survey of corporate board members found that
70 percent of audit committee members and more than 65 percent of the CFOs ranked ERM [Enterprise Risk Management] as the No. 1 challenge for their organizations over the next 12 months, overshadowing worries about improving financial reporting and internal controls.
The why’s, what’s and how’s behind this rising priority is explored in the first installment of my three-part Special Report on Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) for Risk & Insurance Magazine.
Here are links to articles and sidebars the that first installment.
And here are links to a few earlier pieces that I’ve written about ERM.