Risk & Information Technology
The committee is responsible for assisting the board in its oversight of risk, reviewing the group’s risk appetite and risk profile in relation to strategy, reviewing the effectiveness of the group’s risk management framework and the methodology used in determining the group’s risk profile and respective responses. The committee’s responsibility is to ensure that risks and opportunities are considered and managed in a manner that influences and fulfils the setting and achievement of the group’s strategy.
To fulfil its role, the committee oversees management’s implementation and execution of effective risk management which includes mitigation responses to key risks, reducing risks to within risk tolerance, insurance cover, business resilience, IT risk management and related assurance mechanisms. In addition, the committee plays an oversight and advisory role over the group’s IT.
Nigel Payne Chairman