IN MEMORIAM JO WILLAERT   With Jo Willaert, BELRIM loses above all a dear and loyal friend and a much-appreciated colleague. We also lose a key figure of the risk and insurance community as Jo was very active in several associations. His involvement did not stop at the borders: he played on a local, national …

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A company needs a risk manager. That was the clear conclusion of the plenary session of day 2 of the FERMA European Risk Management Seminar 2020, which considered the growing risks that companies are facing. Amid the ongoing pandemic, there is increased uncertainty, and insurance market conditions are tougher… Companies prioritise their risks in different …

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COVID-19 is a wake-up call for our industry that reactive approaches to risk aren’t good enough. Aside the risks, there are maybe some opportunities that we might (not) see, related to Covid-19. What are your experiences as a risk and/or insurance manager? Where do you want more information about, to include in one of our …

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The FERMA seminar is an exclusive event organised by European Risk Managers, for European Risk managers on the 12th and 13th of October. More than 250 Belgian Risk Managers are joining this digital event already! This educational event is free for risk and insurance managers. The theme? Corporate Risk and Finance: Financing the ever-growing universe …

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BELRIM is taking an active role within the European Federation of Risk Management Associations, FERMA. The following BELRIM members have been elected: Gaëtan Lefèvre (JOHN COCKERILL), as treasurer and board member Carl Leeman (KATOEN NATIE), as expert for the advocacy committee on Captives Adriana Cavaliere (SKEYES), as expert for the advocacy committee on Sustainability Julien …

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After a 3-year term as BELRIM’s President, Sabine Desantoine (ING) leaves the board, to pursue her career in another field. BELRIM thanks her for her enthusiasm and professionalism while leading the association and wishes her all the best for the future. Gaëtan Lefèvre (JOHN COCKERILL) is welcomed back as BELRIM’s new President. He knows the …

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Representing around 100 companies from various industries, BELRIM wishes to address the insurance market in the light of the corona virus. The current crisis puts a lot of strain on our members. This combined with the severe hardening of the insurance market, many companies may have financial difficulties to meet the deadlines or amounts of …

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