IOR opens Asian chapter

The Asian of chapter the Institute of Operational Risk (IOR) has officially opened its doors. Based in Hong Kong, the Asia IOR aims to establish and maintain standards in the discipline of operational risk management in the region. Asia IOR will be headed by Dominic Wu, regional head of operational risk at Nomura. Wu says: "Until now there had been no specific professional organisation to provide personal accreditation to practioners [in Asia]. Our aim in launching this chapter is to create a