Global Economy & Inclusion
Financial and geopolitical risks have a vast impact on the economy affecting everything from global supply chains to how inclusive society can be. Although the increasing use of digital technologies can enhance the way society and the economy function it also exposes us to cybersecurity threats. Understanding these risks and their evolutions can help us better anticipate them.
Back to the Future: How Risk Management is Looking to the Long Term
The latest AXA 2021 Future Risks Report shows that major, global threats such as climate change, cyber threats, pandemic & infectious disease, and terrorism & security risks continue to be top of mind for both risk experts and the general public in the UK, Europe and beyond. As risk managers and their broker and insurer partners gather in Brighton for this year’s Airmic conference, Elie Hanna, chief distribution officer, UK & Lloyd’s market, and Tim Smith, head of UK client management at AXA XL, discuss the need for long-term thinking to address these challenges and the ways in which risk and insurance professionals must adapt in order to meet them.