Enterprise risk management has never been more important in helping senior management and executives navigate uncertainty and achieve business objectives. One only needs to consider the challenges related to Brexit, cyber threats, supplier risk management and organisational resilience to see its relevance to the business agenda. Informed decision making is vital to the long term […]
The new resilience wave: will it displace cyber as the number one operational risk in the boardroom?
Cyber risk has been a dominant topic in boardrooms for some years, leading to significant investments in expertise, technology and management systems. However, there is now a new challenger for executive time in the form of ‘resilience’, which has been recently codified under a new international standard, ISO/IEC 22316:2017. With this new Standard, organisational resilience […]
The eagerly-awaited first edition of ISO/IEC 22316:2017 (ISO 22316) was published at the end of March 2017. While the document is relatively short, it is packed full of thought-provoking ideas on one of the hottest topics: that of organisational resilience. The Standard offers an introductory definition which immediately establishes clear blue water from other standards […]