Risk Oversight

Risk Oversight

This resource center is a repository for all NACD content related to risk oversight. Here you will find practical guidance, tools, and analyses. For further detail on information security risk, please visit our cyber-risk oversight resource center.

Videos and Webinars

From Unicorn to Scorned: Lessons Learned From Start-Up Scandals Risk Considerations for Global Directors Brexit: Implications for Business Leaders and Boards Understanding Environmental Disruption Understanding Competitive Disruption Understanding Economic Disruption Understanding Geopolitical Disruption

Principles and Practices for Effective Risk Oversight

Strengthening Risk Oversight Board Risk Oversight in Fast-Growing Companies Risk Oversight Is Board Risk Oversight Addressing the Right Risks? Board Oversight of Disruptive Risks The Board’s Role in the Oversight of Risk Culture E-Trade’s Approach to ERM Revamping Your Risk Culture in the Digital Age Board Risk Oversight Questionnaire

Establishing a Board-Level Risk Committee

Deciding Whether to Create a Separate Risk Committee JPMorgan’s Risk Policy Committee Charter UPS’s Risk Committee Charter Target’s Risk and Compliance Committee Charter Intuit’s Audit and Risk Committee Charter Deloitte’s Sample Risk Committee Charter (p. 18-21), Calendar (pp. 22-25), and Performance Evaluation (pp. 26-29)

Strengthening Risk Reporting                                

Strategies for Turning Risk Information Into Insight Risk Communications: Aligning the Board and the C-Suite Risk Reporting Recommendations and Examples Cultural and Behavioral Indicators of Risk

Developing the Organization’s Risk Appetite

Improving Core Risk Management Processes Incentives and Risk Taking Setting Risk Appetite Risk Appetite Statements and Metrics

Ensuring Effective Crisis Oversight

Building Board–Management Dynamics to Withstand a Crisis The Board’s Role in Crisis Preparation Communicating in Times of Crisis Assessing and Building Corporate Resiliency

Overseeing Specific Types of Risk

The Board's Role in Data Privacy Oversight Overseeing Human Capital Risk Addressing Sexual Harassment Risk Board Oversight of Reputational Risk Questions for Boards to Consider About Reputation Risk Governing Digital Transformation and Emerging Technologies Strengthening Oversight of Supply Chain Risk Sample Dashboard for Third-Party Risks (p. 10) and Questions for Boards (p. 12) Board Questionnaire: The Board’s Role in Brexit Oversight