Risk Management and Internal Audit Conference Recording


Building on the success of previous Risk Management and Internal Audit Conferences, this fast paced afternoon focuses on the key issues facing Risk Management and Internal Audit professionals in Ireland. Over the course of the afternoon, participants will receive high impact technical updates with professional and commercial insights. This conference is ran in conjunction with the Institute of Risk Management.

Venue details:  
On Demand webinar, ,
Start date & time:  
01 January 2021 00:00
End date & time:  
01 January 2022 00:00
By registering for this course you have accepted the terms and conditions
Training ticket cost:  
3.00 Training Tickets accepted
CPD hours:  
Speaker details
First nameLast name
Christian Hunt


Product type:  
CPD online course
Audit and assurance, Chartered courses, Ethics
The course was recorded on 7/12/2020

Booking Information

Once you have booked your course, the link to the recording will be available in your "My Account" area.

Please be aware that you will have access to this course for 180 days from the date of purchase

Who should attend?

This course is suitable for accountants, and other risk management and internal audit professionals at all levels and from all sectors, given the scope and fast moving pace of the sessions.

Course overview

  • Human Risk: Why People are the Largest Risk Facing Your Organisation and the Largest Asset when it comes to Resilience (Christian Hunt, Founder of Human Risk)
  • Risk and Resilience in relation to Boards (Caitriona Somers, Non-Executive Director)
  • What can Internal Audit do for an organisation terms of Resilience? (David Kinsella, Deloitte)
  • Panel Discussion - Resilience and Your Organisation (Ulrich Seega, Peader Duffy and others)
  • What does Climate Risk Management mean for your Organisation? (Dr Cera Slevin, Climate Matters Ltd)
  • Enterprise Risk Management (Alexander Larsen, Non-Executive Director and Board Advisor)
The conference will be curated by John Crawley.

Key learning outcomes

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

Have advanced their understanding of key issues facing accountants, and other business professionals, in the Risk Management and Internal Audit sphere


Christian Hunt - Renowned Blogger and founder of Human Risk, a consulting and training firm, specialising in bringing Behavioural Science to Ethics and Compliance. Previously Christian was the Head of Behavioural Science at UBS, Head of Compliance and Operational Risk Control UBS Asset Management and UBS EMEA. Prior to that, he was Chief Operating Officer of the Prudential Regulation Authority, a subsidiary of the Bank of England responsible for regulating Financial Services.

Caitriona Somers - Caitriona is an experienced non-executive director, audit, risk and remuneration committee chair. As a previous CEO and Executive Global Leadership team member of a multi-national, financial services/insurance outsource provider, she now works with companies who can benefit from her extensive experience within financial services, general insurance and private equity owned businesses.

David Kinsella - David is a Partner in Deloitte's Risk Advisory practice and specialises in the provision of Internal Audit, Risk Advisory Controls Assurance services and Governance services. David has built up substantial experience both in practise and in industry over the last 20 years and has considerable experience in managing and delivering advisory engagements David is a Chartered Accountant (FCA) and a Chartered Internal Auditor (CMIIA).

Ulrich Seega - Building on his personal journey from presenting live for German radio and covering the Football World Cup, to training German mountain troops in skiing to advising City of London CEO, Ulrich has built his professional philosophy on detailed research, powerful strategy, and resilient execution. He uses his experience to help senior executives achieve their corporate goals and personal career ambitions through strategic talent advisory.

Dr Cera Slevin- Dr Cera is an experienced engineer and company director with 24 years across energy; from design, construction, operations and maintenance, trading, project development to more recently establishing joint ventures, new business models and managing investments. Previously, Dr Cera worked for ESB.

Alexander Larsen - Alexander has a passion for, and proven track record of, advising boards, building successful risk cultures within organisations and creating/implementing sustainable Risk Management Frameworks even in the most challenging circumstances. He is the Middle East and Africa "Risk Manager of the year" award winner and Certified Fellow of the Institute of Risk Management.

John Crawley - John is a High-impact contributor with extensive experience in a range of disciplines including Finance, Risk Management, IT, HR, Strategy, Asset Management, Boardroom management and Business transformation, among others. Considerable expertise in running as well as advising businesses in private and public sectors. Currently performing in the role of financial and risk advisor to a number of organisations and an expert trainer for the IRM (UK) and the GCC Board Directors Institute (UAE) globally.

Peader Duffy - As a former Irish Army officer, Peadar is at the leading edge of risk professionalism and assists companies to manage strategic risks for 30 years. Bringing his first-hand military experience to the boardroom where he has developed a portfolio of crowdsourced risk assessment automations providing relevant information from both inside and outside the organisation. Blending crowdsourced information with static data sets (CRM, risk reports ...) to deliver actionable decision supports to boards.