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Congratulations to Navy Command’s Lieutenant Barry McNally on winning IRM Risk Management Newcomer of the Year

Sword Active Risk would like to extend its congratulations to Lieutenant Barry McNally, Navy Command Portfolio Policy and Assurance Manager, with the Resources & Plans Performance Management Team at the Royal Navy on being named Risk Management Newcomer of the Year at the Institute of Risk Management (IRM) Global Risk… Read More


Sword Active Risk appoints Head of Global Support for UK, US and Australian operations

Sword Active Risk, a supplier of specialist risk management software and services, has appointed a new Head of Global Support. The new appointment forms part of the company’s strategy to strengthen its customer service by aligning its development and support functions more closely. John Frain takes up the position moving… Read More


Spreadsheets should be banned from the Risk Management process, says Sword Active Risk

Sword Active Risk, a supplier of specialist risk management software and services, has published a paper highlighting the risks of relying on spreadsheets within the risk management process. In the paper, Sword Active Risk Marketing Director Keith Ricketts explains why the spreadsheet approach does not work for risk management.  … Read More


Sword Active Risk announces Strategic Partnership with CG/LA Infrastructure demonstrating continued commitment to Construction & Infrastructure sector

Sword Active Risk, a supplier of specialist risk management software and services, has today announced a strategic partnership with CG/LA Infrastructure. The agreement encompasses a year-long involvement in a series of events and activities, focused on the construction and infrastructure market worldwide. As well as high profile events within the… Read More


Sword Active Risk congratulates Lisa Patat on winning RMIA Risk Manager of the Year 2013

Award recognises excellence in risk management at Rio Tinto in Australia   Lisa Patat, Product Group Risk Manager at Rio Tinto’s Iron Ore business, a high-profile and long-standing client of Sword Active Risk, has been voted winner of the Risk Management Institution of Australasia (RMIA) Risk Manager of the Year… Read More