BWise, the global leader in Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) management software, will be present at the fourth annual Risk Management Forum 2012 which will be held on May 22-23, 2012 in Dubai. To expand its footprint in the Middle East, BWise will host a presentation about what an integrated approach to Governance, Risk management and Compliance can do for a financial services organization.
The program of the fourth annual Risk Management Forum is focused on updating risk practitioners from financial service companies in the Middle East region on the risk landscape and how to manage and adopt proactive measures in handling associated risks effectively.
At this event Rob van Straten, Sr. VP of EMEA Sales at BWise, will present BWise’s view on how to enable financial organization’s to track, measure, and manage key organizational risks in one integrated system. His presentation is titled, “A Practical Approach to Operational Risk Management.”
Rob van Straten said, “Enterprise GRC is gaining traction and visibility in the Middle East Region. We see a high demand for Risk Management, Internal Audit and Compliance solutions, as well as Continuous Control Monitoring. We have successfully implemented the BWise GRC platform across many industries in a number of countries in the region and expect substantial growth in the next few years.”
BWise, recently acquired by NASDAQ OMX, was founded 18 years ago with the mission of enabling a process-based approach to managing key organizational risks. Today, BWise leads companies on a results-driven GRC journey, by bridging requirements and facilitating business conversations amongst audit, risk management, compliance and policy leaders. For more information, please visit our booth during the Risk Management Forum in Dubai or visit: www.bwise.com
About BWise BWise, a NASDAQ OMX Company, is the global leader in Enterprise Governance, Risk Management and Compliance (GRC) software. Based on a strong heritage in business process management, BWise delivers a truly integrated and proven GRC platform.
With this platform, BWise supports an organization’s ability to track, measure, and manage key organizational risks in one integrated system. By doing so, BWise helps customers to truly be in control by sustainably balancing their performance and financial and reputational risks. BWise enables customers to increase corporate accountability; strengthen financial, strategic and operational efficiencies, maximize performance, and better understand risks. Using BWise, organizations are able to comply with regulations such as Sarbanes-Oxley, ISAE3402/SAS-70, PCI, Solvency II, Basel II and III, Dodd-Frank, ISO-standards, European Corporate Governance Codes and many more.
BWise provides for the GRC needs of hundreds of customers worldwide, across all industries. Customers include adidas, AEGON, Ahold, AngloGold Ashanti, Connexxion, Health Alliance Plan (HAP) of Michigan, LeapFrog, Liebherr, Marathon Oil, Southern Company, Swiss Life, and Transcontinental. BWise has offices in the Netherlands, United States, Germany, France and the United Kingdom.