Art of influence

Tom Wilson's work helped change the way the industry thinks about credit risk, alternative risk transfer and corporate risk culture. What now for ING Insurance's new head of risk management? By Navroz Patel


He may be best known for challenging the hegemony of Merton-type credit risk models with the development of a new approach to portfolio credit risk in 1997, but Tom Wilson's influence is much more wide-ranging and subtle.

As a consultant during the 1990s, he had a hand in reshaping a number of major European banks' risk management functions and derivatives businesses. More recently, Wilson has focused on the insurance sector and was appointed head of risk management at ING Insurance in Amsterdam

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to View our subscription options


Want to know what’s included in our free membership? Click here

This address will be used to create your account

Most read articles loading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here