Our Mission

We believe that the financial marketplace Switzerland does and will make a significant contribution to best practices in international risk management. We offer an open forum for risk management.

Our Mission is to strengthen Switzerland’s standing as a center of expertise in risk management The Swiss Risk Association aims to enforce the network and enable an exchange among risk experts:

  • Creating a networking platform
  • Sharing knowledge and information about risk
  • Organizing Events

Organization

Board of Directors (BoD)

The Board of Directors (BoD) is responsible for the strategy and represents the association externally. The Board members determine the yearly budget and the membership fees. They handle appeals of membership revocation and membership requests. Some Board members are further chairing a risk chapter.

Executive Committee (ExCo)

The Executive Committee (ExCo) meets once a month to decide on key operational topics: new sponsors, interfaces for sponsors, keynote speakers for Flagship events and Swiss Risk Dinners. They also approve the event calendar proposed by the CEO.

Chapter Teams

The Chapter Teams manage content and agenda of the chapter events. Each chapter team plans 2-3 yearly chapter meetings, accessibe for members only.  Each chapter is chaired by a board member and can be co-chaired by a main sponsor. SRA sponsors and other experts of the topic can take over different roles within the chapter team to contribute.

Role Responsibilites
Chair chooses chapter team, responsible for content and agenda, approval before information goes live on the web
Co-Chair deputy and sparring partner of chair, potential role for main sponsors
Manager responsible for operative planning of chapter meetings
Advisory advises chair on speakers, content and agenda

Office of the Secretary and CEO

The Office of the Secretary (Secretariat) handles the daily operations of the association: event organization, member and ticketing support, management of webpage and social platforms, marketing, sponsoring and accounting. The office is led by the CEO.

Risk Award Committee

The Risk Award Committee launched the Swiss Risk Award in 2017. They also make a first selection of nominees. More info about the Swiss Risk Award, the price, the criteria and the committee here.

Become a Member

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Membership for Companies

  • Nominate up to 2 representatives to be part of the exclusive “CRO Circle”.
  • Nominate up to 10 employees who enjoy the full benefits of individual membership.
  • 5 free entrances to our Swiss Risk Dinner events (worth 150.- CHF).
  • Free support, handling of your employee accounts.

 

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