How to assess risk management maturity?

Alex Sidorenko from RISK-ACADEMY talks about measuring risk management maturity in non-financial companies.   At RISK-ACADEMY we have compiled free videos of lectures, seminars and interviews with Russian risk managers, as well as free templates and examples of the tools required for the implementation of elements of risk management in the organization of small…… Continue reading How to assess risk management maturity?

FREE WEBINAR: Is your risk management ​​​​​​​truly effective? Auditing risk management in 4 simple steps

Most risk managers think they are doing a great job. But how can you actually tell? To add to the challenge, despite the guidance provided in ISO 31000:2009, the concept of risk management effectiveness still remains a bit vague. Who can audit or validate your risk management effort to say whether it’s good or not?…… Continue reading FREE WEBINAR: Is your risk management ​​​​​​​truly effective? Auditing risk management in 4 simple steps

Join me in Dubai on 24-25 september

Join me and other risk management professionals at the 6th annual ISO 31000 risk management conference in Dubai. The ISO 31000 Risk Management Conference is going to take place on 24-25 September 2017 following with the Certification ISO 31000 Masterclass on 26-27 September 2017. The conference will held at Rixos Premium Hotel – Jumeirah Beach Resort, Dubai, U.A.E. I…… Continue reading Join me in Dubai on 24-25 september

Which non-financial risk management certification to choose?

There seem to be a lot of angry talk about various risk management certifications on the web lately. Most such comments are coming from people who are very ill-informed about how certification, any certification, works in general. As a creater of 2 national risk management certification programs that have been hugely successful in Russia, here…… Continue reading Which non-financial risk management certification to choose?

Feedback on the 2016 G31000 conference in Dubai

Alex Sidorenko from RISK-ACADEMY shares his experience from the recent G31000 risk management conference in Dubai.   DOWNLOAD THE FREE RISK MANAGEMENT BOOK: Watch more free risk management videos on or subscrive to RISK-ACADEMY youtube channel

Contribute to the ISO 31000 risk management standard revision

The revision of ISO 31000 is now open for public comments

The public consultation stage for the international ISO 31000 risk management standard which was published in November 2009 has been under revision for many years by experts from 52 Participating Countries and 16 Observing Countries represented at the international ISO Technical Committee ISO TC 262 in charge of risk management standardization.


How to access to the ISO DIS 31000 draft?

Now the ISO/DIS 31000 draft is open for public comme

Latest risk management training in the middle east

RISK-ACADEMY, together with Global Institute for Risk Management Standards (G31000) and the Institute for Strategic Risk Analysis (ISAR)  have conducted a series of risk-based investment management courses at one of the GCC sovereign funds.

Below are just some of the critical topics covered in our training courses:

  • Development and implementation of practical tools for making strategic, operational and investment decisions based on risk
  • The psychology of risk perception, cognitive biases associated with investment decisions and the development of risk management culture
  • Integration of risk management into strategic asset allocation, budgeting, investment activities, reporting and other key business processes across the fund
  • Quantification of the impact of risks on the objectives and KPIs of the fund as a whole or on individual private investments (decision trees, tools, Monte-Carlo