Career Path: Governance, Risk Management and Compliance

Governance, risk management and compliance programs are ever evolving. Many organizations are implementing such programs to prevent and detect misconduct and to protect the interests of employees, shareholders, businesses, governments and the general public. The three overlapping functions are established to provide management structure, risk control mechanisms and regulations to an organization.

Risk Management Professional 

Risk management professionals seek to identify, analyze and document the risks associated with a company’s business operations, as well as monitor the effectiveness of risk management processes and implement needed changes. The risk management department focuses attention on company-wide operational, compliance, financial, technology and asset-related risks. Learn more.

Compliance Professional 

Compliance professionals ensure management and personnel are complying with the company’s policies and procedures, as well as applicable laws and regulations. A strong compliance program is an essential component in identifying and mitigating the risk of fraud. Learn more.