Head of Thought Leadership
Institute of Risk Management

Carolyn Williams is Head of Thought Leadership at the Institute of Risk Management, the leading international educational and training body for the risk management profession, where she is responsible for communicating the work of the Institute to a variety of audiences. She has an MA in Politics, Philosophy and Economics from Oxford University and is a Chartered Insurance Practitioner as well as a Member of the Institute of Risk Management by examination. She joined IRM in 2006 from Lloyd’s of London, where she was responsible most recently for risk management training and communication. She is also a member of the Chartered Insurance Institute’s Qualifications, Examinations and Assessments Committee and also represents the IRM on a number of other bodies including the Metropolitan Police Covert Operations Ethics Committee.