Managing Risk and the CFO's Role

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Overview

2.0 Credits
ONLINE

Corporate risk management is under increasing scrutiny from auditors, regulators, and shareholders.  Properly managed, an organizations risk management process embraces opportunity and avoids hazards.  When risk is improperly managed, the organization's value can plummet and key executives resign in disgrace.  While nominal risk management responsibility rests with the board of directors, boards increasingly turn to the CFO to lead risk management efforts. This webcast will help you take a leadership role.

Objectives

* Understand ever-changing risk management standards

Major Topics

*  Four major risk management standards

*  Specific legal requirements to perform risk assessments

*  Eight key risk management components

*  Management's responsibilities in both large and small organizations

*  The importance of assessing low probability/high impact events

Designed For

CEOs, CFOs, Controllers, Board Members, Internal and External Auditors, and those who aspire to work at an executive level

Prerequisite

Familiarity with internal control processes helpful

Advanced Preparation

None