The insurance industry is built on the concept of managing risk. Some of the challenges which face the industry internally are, according to the ABI (Association of British Insurers), Operational Resilience – technology risk, data security and regulation. More broadly, climate change, particularly flooding has seen many areas of habitation and industry technically uninsurable without the support of Government through flood defence planning.
Frances Coppola speaker and writer on economics, finance and monetary policy. Formerly with Nat West, RBS and SBC Warburg, now a highly regarded commentator, expert on finance and risk. Co-founder of Pieria.co.uk and contributer to Bloomberg, BBC, FT... [more]
Jens Hagendorff is a Professor of Finance & Investment at The University of Edinburgh, a leading expert on banking, central banking, executive compensation, investment strategies and bank risk. He worked with Spanish central bank (Banco de Espana) in... [more]
Professor Peter Sommer is a globally recognised expert in the field of cybersecurity, cyberwar, cybercrime, hacking, Internet futures, risk analysis and computer forensics. He is a well-established expert on computer security advising stock exchanges... [more]