We are grateful that our beloved Faculty of Business and Management was announced as the winner of ASEAN Risk Awards (ARA) 2018 under the category of Risk Educator, organized by ERMA on 6th December 2018. The judges were from non-ASEAN countries, namely Japan; the United Kingdom; France; Australia; Switzerland; New Zealand; Canada; and Indonesia. The finalist under the risk educator category were from the Philippines, Vietnam and Malaysia.

ASEAN Risk Awards (ARA) is the first ever risk award held for ASEAN nations that aims to share risk management success stories. The Enterprise Risk Management Academy (ERMA) hosted this prestigious event. This was a good platform for organizations across the South East Asia to showcase their Risk Management achievements in terms of leadership and innovation. There were 110 participants from 6 ASEAN countries competing under 8 award categories, namely:

1. Risk Champion
2. GRC Awards
3. Risk Innovation
4. Risk Tech
5. Public Initiative
6. Public Risk
7. Risk Educator
8. Risk Manager of the year

The award is in search for innovative risk educator. The award belongs to an organization that has invented and implemented new, innovative ways to educate Risk Management, such as training techniques, e-learning platforms, workshops or any other forms of learning.

Congratulations to the winner. Hopefully their success will motivate the other members of FBM to emulate their achievement.