risk officer


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risk officer

An administrator who manages threats to the integrity of a health care institution.
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A direct report of Sloan's serving on the company's Operating Committee, Loughlin has been Wells Fargo's chief risk officer since 2008, overseeing key risk-oriented activities at the company, including credit, market risk, operational risk, compliance, and information security (including cyber risk).
He has been chief risk officer during a period of substantial change for the bank and the industry, during which we have made strong progress on our risk agenda.
On the operations side, we're now focusing more on cyber security, and we recently created a chief information risk officer role.
According to Faust, properly structured ERM governance should include a board ERM committee, a management ERM committee, and a designated Chief Risk Officer.
His formal appointment, as chief risk officer, underscores the importance that Ithmaar Bank attaches to is risk management systems.
Ithmaar Bank, a Bahrain-based investment bank, has appointed Tawfiq Mohammed Al Bastaki as its chief risk officer.
In "The Determinants of Enterprise Risk Management: Evidence from the Appointment of Chief Risk Officer," Andre Liebenberg and Robert Hoyt note that there is also a dearth of research on enterprise risk management and cite several reasons for an integrated risk management program.
Following the ECHO's successful Stop the Rot Campaign, Liverpool city council has appointed a Buildings At Risk officer and a Conservation and Urban Design officer.
Polsky, managing director and chief risk officer, Morgan Stanley Dean Witter, New York
Hooton: I now know of 11 companies that have a chief risk officer.