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Providing you with the latest news, press releases and announcements from Global Risk Institute.
Please direct all media enquiries to David Moorcroft @ david@strategy2communications.com / 416-727-1858


The Global Risk Institute Appoints a New Board Chair

MAY 6, 2015   GRI is pleased to confirm the appointment of Dr. Tiff Macklem as the Board Chair following approval at our board meeting on April 29. Dr. Macklem’s appointment is effective from May 1. This appointment follows Mr. Paul Cantor’s decision to retire as GRI’s Chair after more than three years’ service in the role…. View Article

Global Risk Institute Appoints New Directors

MAY 4, 2016 TIFF MACKLEM, CHAIR OF THE GLOBAL RISK INSTITUTE IN FINANCIAL SERVICES, HAS ANNOUNCED THE APPOINTMENT OF FOUR NEW MEMBERS TO THE INSTITUTE’S BOARD OF DIRECTORS.   THE NEW DIRECTORS ARE: Mark Hughes, Chief Risk Officer, RBC. Mr. Hughes oversees strategic management of risk on an enterprise-wide basis.  He is a member of… View Article

The Global Risk Institute Announces Richard Nesbitt as New President and CEO

TORONTO/LONDON 27 APRIL 2015. Announcement follows Michel Maila’s decision to step down as President and CEO The Global Risk Institute in Financial Services (GRI) today announced the appointment of Mr. Richard Nesbitt as its new President and CEO, effective May 1, 2015. This appointment follows Dr. Michel Maila’s decision to retire as President and CEO of GRI after… View Article

The Global Risk Institute Appoints New President and CEO

APRIL 26, 2015   GRI is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Richard Nesbitt as its new President and CEO, effective May 1, 2015. This appointment follows Dr. Michel Maila’s decision to retire as President and CEO of GRI after three years’ service in the role. “Michel Maila has led GRI from a start-up to a… View Article

Global Risk Institute Funded Researcher Wins PRMIA Risk Management Award

APRIL 23, 2015 Carole Bernard, a GRI funded researcher, recently won the PRMIA Frontiers in Risk Management Award with Steven Vanduffel for the paper, A New Approach to Assessing Model Risk in High Dimensions. Ms. Bernard is a member of the research team exploring Model Risk within Systemic Risk Measures, part of GRI’s Systemic Risk research… View Article

French Edition of E-Learning Now Available

APRIL 2, 2015 GRI is pleased to announce that the first French language course of the e-learning program is now available. This is in advance of our formal launch on Montreal on April 28 at Club Saint-James. The first course of GRI’s e-learning program is on model risk. The Model Risk e-learning course is comprised of three… View Article