Op risk takes centre stage

OPERATIONAL RISK ACHIEVEMENT AWARDS

The evening was hosted by Gyles Brandreth, the writer, broadcaster and former member of Parliament for the Tory Party. Brandreth regaled the audience with tales of his time as a former Lord Commissioner of the Treasury, when he co-signed the single largest cheque in Britsh history, with the Queen as his co-signatory.

The evening represented the culmination of 12 months of hard work for the award applicants. Participants sent in their applications by mid-January, and they were judged by a pan