Risk analysis in the era of climate changeRMS delivers AI-driven, actionable insight for businesses to build resilience against environmental risk
RMS delivers actionable risk insights to industries affected by the uncertainty of extreme
weather and climate change. Their models and solutions, which are backed by technology,
science and expertise, are trusted by insurers, financial markets, corporations and public
agencies to help them manage global risk throughout the world.
Investing responsibly for alpha“We are insanely prudent”, says Mikael Spångberg, CEO of Brummer & Partner’s multi strategy fund in describing the firm’s characteristics.
Brummer & Partners, founded in Stockholm in 1996, is a leading European hedge fund manager that brings together portfolio managers pursuing different investment strategies in a single corporate group.
Spångberg was asked to talk about the future of investing and explains the need for investment diversification and highlights how risk adjusted returns and responsible investments are even more key into the new decade.
“In the end, it is about being flexible and able to evolve, to keep control over risk levels and to create value for investors in a responsible way”, Spångberg states.
The future of data utilisationJumptuit provides intelligent searching for data empowerment
Jumptuit Founder, Chairman and CEO Donald Leka addresses how the decentralization and democratization of data will augment the abilities of individuals and their encompassing communities, resulting in smarter citizens, smarter businesses and smarter government services. Jumptuit improves the quality of life of individuals with smart data and insights that can only be derived from a broad and deep spectrum of dynamic cross-market sector data.
Jumptuit’s Acuity Engine generates insights driven by the unique characteristics of individuals, communities, businesses, cities and regions, improving the formation and implementation of public policy. Jumptuit’s smart data solutions are designed to benefit established cities with older infrastructure and developing cities and regions, always taking into account their distinct characteristics. Jumptuit Smart City addresses the challenges created by growing urban populations while propelling economic growth and environmental stability.
L.E.K. Consulting – Harnessing the opportunities of technological disruption
In an accelerating world, the disruptions of advancing technology can be viewed two ways – as overwhelming challenges, or as great opportunities. How, then, can an organisation prepare and strategize for the future to take advantage of those opportunities?
Guiding clients through the impacts of these changes, and more importantly, harnessing them, is what drives the vision of L.E.K. Consulting, which values the art of thinking ahead.
L.E.K. is a global strategy consulting firm with offices worldwide, and expertise spanning across key global industries including industrials, energy, consumer and healthcare. Their business is driven by the goal of helping clients to solve the problems of today, while also planning for tomorrow.
Robert Rourke, Managing Director and President of L.E.K.’s Americas region said: ‘We work with our clients to understand how disruption informs growth strategy, looking at the opportunities to change a business model and change a competitive position within the marketplace.’
While acknowledging that its clients are the experts in their own fields, L.E.K. provides the expertise in analysis, proactivity and cross-sector experience that can help boost corporate development and identify opportunities before they happen.
L.E.K. focuses on helping clients answer their most complex strategic questions in a world of constantly shifting requirements and expectations. Many businesses are increasingly looking for answers on how to plan for future success in light of new technologies.
Rob went on to explain why technological impact is about more than just implementation and application, and is a major industry disruptor with broad implications at the top of many agendas for the coming decade and beyond.
‘The need for objectivity is going to increase as the speed of change does.’ Rob said. ‘Companies need help to navigate that change and stay objective. That’s what L.E.K. can offer.’