Tag Archives : FERMA Seminar 2012

Interview with Sophie Mauvieux

Interview with Sophie Mauvieux, Group Risk & Insurance Manager, Gemalto Continue reading


A New Year message from the President

We just have finished a very exciting year, full of challenges, but also full of achievements. Among the high points was the wonderful seminar in Versailles. Continue reading


FERMA Seminar 2012

Discover the FERMA Seminar 2012 in Versailles, France Continue reading


Interview with Gilbert Canameras and Michel Dennery

Interview with Gilbert Canameras, President of AMRAE and Michel Dennery, Vice-President of FERMA Continue reading


FERMA Benchmarking Survey results in a nutshell

This is the sixth edition of the survey, which has taken place every other year since 2002.

A record number of 809 risk and insurance managers from 20 European countries responded. Continue reading


FERMA Seminar: a quiet revolution in Versailles

The French city of Versailles, 20 km outside Paris, has two palaces: the vast Royal Palace with its famous 75m mirrored ballroom, and on its doorstep, the Palais des Congrès, a more recent and modest establishment. Continue reading


Thank you for a successful Seminar

The President of FERMA Jorge Luzzi thanks all those who made the 2012 FERMA Seminar a success:

AXA Corporate Solutions and Ernst & Young for their continuing support for our Risk Management Benchmarking Survey. Continue reading


A chilly warning

“We need to be planning as far as 30 years ahead to mitigate the impact of climate change on our businesses,” FERMA Vice-President Michel Dennery commented following the presentation at the 2012 FERMA Seminar by keynote speaker, Thierry Touchais, executive director of the Belgian based International Polar Foundation. Continue reading


Risk management is linked to better corporate performance, FERMA survey finds

Maturity of risk management processes is correlated with sustainable improvements in corporate performance, the 2012 Risk Management Benchmarking Survey of the Federation of European Risk Management Associations (FERMA) has revealed. The results of the survey, conducted in cooperation with AXA Corporate Solutions and Ernst & Young, were announced today (Mon) at the FERMA Seminar being held on 22 and 23 October in Versailles, outside Paris. This is the sixth edition of the survey, which has taken place every other year since 2002. The 2012 survey showed that companies with the most advanced risk management showed the strongest level of growth for the past five years, as measured in terms of earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation (EBITDA). Continue reading


Record numbers expected at 2012 FERMA Seminar

Record numbers of risk and insurance managers and other risk professionals are taking part in the 2012 Seminar of the Federation of European Risk Management Associations (FERMA) which begins on Monday (22 October) in Versailles, outside Paris. By Friday (10 Oct), total numbers registered had reached 386, 100 more than the previous record set for the 2010 Seminar in London. Continue reading