QUANT RULES QUAL

A GOOD RISK REGISTER NEEDS NUMBERS! Megrow podcast, episode 21 Quantifying risks, i.e. making a tangible, quantified statement about the expected severity and likelihood is difficult. I raved about the topic previously. Organisations often resort to a combination of the following approaches: qualitative statements, such as “severe” or “negligible” or “possible” risk matrixes plotting each… Continue reading QUANT RULES QUAL

ERM ENABLES ESG

how good ERM enables your ERM strategy I pick up the proverbial trail from our April blogpost trying to make a connection between ESG and ERM. Specifically, I outline a set-up in which ERM enables ESG. WHAT IS ESG? ESG finally is getting the attention the topic deserves. The concept was developed a few decades… Continue reading ERM ENABLES ESG

loss control & strategic enabler

Good ERM is loss control & a strategic enabler Thank you for reading this most recent post in our “ERM in 3 Minutes Knowledge Series” (previous posts here). In this blog, I reemphasize that a solid and well-run ERM framework must cover the downside and the upside aspects of uncertainty. Megrow’s clients, readers of this… Continue reading loss control & strategic enabler

My LinkedIn SSI

INTRO I have been more active on LinkedIn in 2020 than ever before (does that surprise anyone?). Hence, my Social Selling Index (“SSI”) on the platform must have sky-rocketed! Full of confidence I checked the numbers late 2020 and was quite surprised (or not, actually) with the results. A few years back, a fellow alumna from… Continue reading My LinkedIn SSI

ILS & the Future of the Actuary

The Actuary of 2025 Just published the most recent episode of the Megrow podcast. I thoroughly enjoyed the conversation with Andreas Zell, the founder and owner of AKR Zell Consulting in Singapore. Specifically, we spoke about the future of the actuarial profession in Asia and how ILS can help to close the insurance protection gap.… Continue reading ILS & the Future of the Actuary

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3 minutes: risk appetite

Risk Appetite in a Nutshell This micro post focuses on “risk appetite” and its relations to risk bearing capacity, capital efficiency and the corresponding safety margins. a glass well used I use a glass to illustrate the total risk bearing capacity of an organization. In a first step, we set the total capacity of this… Continue reading 3 minutes: risk appetite

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Happy Birthday Megrow!

Heading Into Year 5 Megrow Consulting has turned four. A big “THANK YOU” to all clients, business partners, advisers, service providers and supporters for another fruitful year! Time really flies. Sometimes it is hard to believe that Megrow now is in its fifth year of operation. I am also quite humbled by the high click-rates… Continue reading Happy Birthday Megrow!