Emerging Risk in Emerging Economies

Continuation of the lecture series ‘Dealing with Risks’ at IIM Bangalore on Friday 31st July 2015.

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Indian Institute of Management Bangalore, Bannerghatta Rd, Bilekahalli, Bangalore, Karnataka 560076


July 31, 2015 from 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm Asia/India (UTC+05:30)


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swissnex India and Swiss Re India are co-organising a series of lectures on risk-related topic during 2015 and 2016. The main aim is to provide high-level inputs on risk-related topics to inspire peers, future leaders, and potential partners.

The third lecture of the series is on ‘Emerging Risk in Emerging Economies’. The lecture will be given by Mr. Anwarul Hasan, Head – Credit Risk Aggregation, Swiss Re, Zurich. Emerging risks are defined as newly developing or changing risks which are difficult to quantify and could have a major impact on society and industry. This topic encompasses economic, socio-political, technological, environmental and operational risks.

Dr. Anwarul Hasan is Head Credit Risk Aggregation and Reporting at the Swiss Re. His unit enables monitoring and steering of Credit Risk taken by the various business functions across the Swiss Re Group. Dr. Hasan has been with Swiss Re for more than 6 years covering various categories of risks including Emerging Risks Management where he represented Swiss Re in Global Agenda Council of World Economic Forum and steered the production of Global Risks Report for many years. Prior to joining Swiss Re in 2008, Dr. Hasan spent 2 years with KPMG, in Zurich, advising and auditing financial institutions on their risk management and compliance functions. From 2000 until 2006, he worked at UBS AG, in Zurich, covering all categories of financial risks. From 1995 to 2000, Dr. Hasan worked as Physicist at CERN based in Geneva and also at NASA JSC & KSC to advance the understanding of fundamental particles and forces of the nature. Dr. Hasan holds an Executive MBA from International University in Geneva, a Ph.D. in Physics from Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, and an M.Tech in Nuclear Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur.
Dr. Anwarul Hasan


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