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Enterprise Risk Management (ERM)

Develop an effective ERM framework and get ahead in the enterprise space

  • Course Overview

    This course is about developing and implementing an effective, enterprise risk management (ERM) framework. Delegates will learn the key skillsets required for an effective ERM function, the systems software to be considered and how data should be collected and managed.

    Participants will learn:

    • How to define ERM within the firm’s strategic plan
    • Corporate governance and the role of the Board of Directors and Management
    • How to get started and actually implement ERM
    • How to establish a risk appetite and risk profile
    • How to structure and develop a sound enterprise risk management framework

    Please select the location where you would like to attend the training programme for the course agenda.  
  • Day 1

    Introduction and Overview

    Modern Risk Management Vs Traditional Risk Management

    What is risk management?

    • Problems with the definition 
    • Traditional role of risk vis-a-vis the board and executive management

    What’s needed?

    Enterprise risk management

    • Definitions: COSO & CAS 
    • Risk as strategic-enabler 
    • Risk, EXCO and the board 

    Some ERM basics

    • Dynamic notion of risk 
    • Risk as the state of information 
    • Risk exposure types 
    • Aggregating exposure across the enterprise 
    • The risk profile 
    • Risk exposure to performance and strategy

    Aligning ERM and the Business Model

    Case discussion

    Roles and Responsibilities in ERM

    • Board oversight and the risk appetite 
    • Executive management use of ERM for navigation 
    • CRO responsibilities

    Case Exercises

    • The global petroleum case 
    • The Russian frozen-chicken case

    Homework: Home Depot Case Study

    Day 2

    Review of Day 1’s Concepts

    Group Discussion of Homework

    • Insights from the case study

    Establishing ERM: Key Ingredients

    A Risk Executive: The Chief Risk Officer

    • Establishing the Chief Risk Officer 
    • Comparing the CRO to the traditional Head of Risk

    The CRO’s Risk Function

    • Key people 
    • Tools 
    • Systems

    The ERM Process Implemented by the CRO
    • In-class exercise and discussion on the ERM process

    Positioning the Chief Risk Officer for Success Reading

    Day 3

    Recap of Day 2

    The CRO’s Toolkit

    VaR and Tail loss measures

    Risk adjusted performance measurement (RAPM): 

    • Various RAPM measures compared and objectives defined
      - Risk-Adjusted Return on Capital (RaROC)
      - Risk-Adjusted-Return on Risk-Adjusted Capital
      - (RaROROC) 
    • RAPM from an individual perspective 
    • RAPM from a portfolio perspective 
    • RAPM using capital allocations for market, credit and operational risks

    Examples in Excel

    • The SWOT Matrix 
    • Heat maps/risk matrices 
    • Quantifying severity and frequency 
    • Aggregation of risks 
    • Dashboards 
    • Setting the risk profile and the risk appetite with the tools

    Key Ingredients: The Board Risk Committee

    • The Risk Committee’s design and function 
    • Risk Committee Charter 
    • Ideal elements of the Risk Committee meeting

    Case Discussion: Positioning the Chief Risk Officer for Success

    Homework: Implementing ERM

    Day 4

    Discussion of Implementing ERM Homework

    • Agreeing on the business model 
    • Creating risk categories with owners and users 
    • Identification of risks in categories 
    • Develop a Standard Management Process 
    • Implement the process manually 
    • Build the ERM Knowledge warehouse

    Hurdles to ERM Establishment and Implementation

    High-level difficulties

    • Senior-management buy-in 
    • Conglomerate nightmares 
    • Merger problems/benefits 

    Technical difficulties

    • Getting model results for market, credit and operational risk to coincide 
    • Difficulties with combining model inputs 
    • Difficulties in combining model outputs

    Getting an ERM function underway in 6 months

    Concluding remarks 
  • Our Tailored Learning Offering

    Do you have five or more people interested in attending this course? Do you want to tailor it to meet your company’s exact requirements? If you’d like to do either of these, we can bring this course to your company’s office. You could even save up to 50% on the cost of sending delegates to a public course and dramatically increase your ROI.

    If you want to run this course at a location convenient to you or if you want a completely customised learning solution, we can help.

    We produce learning solutions that are completely unique to your business. We’ll guide you through the whole process, from the initial consultancy to evaluating the success of the full learning experience. Our learning specialists ensure you get the maximum return on your training investment.

  • We have a combined experience of over 60 years providing learning solutions to the world’s major organisations and are privileged to have contributed to their success. We view our clients as partners and focus on understanding the needs of each organisation we work with to tailor learning solutions to specific requirements.

    We are proud of our record of customer satisfaction. Here is why you should choose us to help you achieve your goals and accelerate your career:

    • Quality – our clients consistently rate our performance ‘excellent’ or ‘outstanding’. Our average overall score awarded to us by our clients is nine out of ten.
    • Track record – we have delivered training solutions for 95% of worlds’ top 100 banks and have trained over 250,000 professionals.
    • Knowledge – our 150 strong team of industry specialist trainers are world leading financial leaders and commentators, ensuring our knowledge base is second to none.
    • Reliability – if we promise it, we deliver it. We have delivered over 20,000 events both in person and online, using simultaneous translation to delegates from over 180 countries.
    • Recognition – we are accredited by the British Accreditation Council and the CPD Certification Service. In an independent review by Feefo we scored 96% on service and 95% on product
This course can be run as an In-house or Tailored Learning programme


The Marylebone Hotel

The Course will be held at The Marylebone Hotel in Central London. We strive to provide you with a training environment of the highest quality, to ensure that the whole learning experience exceeds your expectations.

As such we have detailed our most frequently used training destinations in London on this map. If you need help booking accommodation for your visit to our training courses, please contact and one of our partners will help you get the best rate possible.