Third Party Risk

Protecting your business from supplier vulnerabilities

Internal Risk and Controls

Customised Control Assurance to meet your Strategy

Regulatory Compliance

Meeting the challenges from today's tough Regulators

Our Products

Third Party Assurance

Process, Tools, Control sets. Tailored for threats specific to each supplier.

The ever increasing use of Outsourcing, Cloud, Third Parties bring benefits but also Risks. Our proven processes and tools can be combined with controls sets from a broad range of Industry Standards...

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Internal Controls Assurance

Process, Tools, Control sets. Tailored for threats specific to your strategy. Controls to satisfy the most vigilant regulators across the globe.

Our team can perform the assessments of Third Parties, examining the key controls and processes and ensuring you have the right level of oversight...

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EU General Data Protection Regulations

Planning, Processes, Profiling and Tracking Tools, tailored to the threats specific to your business, to get you compliant within the pressing timeframe.

GDPR will radically change the way you manage customer data, how you respond to events, and how you communicate with your customers...

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Third Party Assurance Execution

Planning, Process, Profiling and Tracking Tools and Control sets for rapid clarity on residual risk.

Our team can perform the assessments of Third Parties, examining the key controls and processes and ensuring you have the right level of oversight and a clear understanding of what risks you are bearing.

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Information and Cyber Security

Preventing loss of your Confidential data

Data Loss resulting from inadequate or failed internal processes, people and systems, or from external events, is no longer tolerated. Sophisticated DLP tools provide significant protection but do not cover the full breadth of the challenge...

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Risk Management Services

Full Risk Management frameworks or rapid tactical requirements. Experienced risk professionals to solve Technology and Business challenges.

For effective Operational Risk Management, each enterprise must recognise, measure, and control their business risks...

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Software and your Risk Management Culture

The long-term success of your Risk Management uplift programme can depend more on the role you want your software to play than the functions and efficiency it will bring. Open the article

You are what you eat (and the hidden dangers of password reuse)

When it comes to personal information, if you thought you had already given all there is to give to Facebook, take some time to consider your candid use of nutrition and fitness apps, especially in light of the recent MyFitnessPal data breach. Open the article

GDPR - It’s not about the money

We are all doomed come 25th May 2018. All driven by an incremental change to a regulation we have been conveniently ignoring for 20 years. Most of us are not ready for the enforcement date of GDPR, we will all be fined 4% of our annual revenue and our businesses will collapse. Open the article

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Swiss GDPR with Jail time

Switzerland is widely recognised for its Banking Secrecy and, while these laws may be the cornerstone for wealth management for some of the richest people in the world, they have been widely criticised across Europe and the US for the lack of fiscal transparency. Open the article

"Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go." – T. S. Eliot

You don't have to look too far to find a list of great quotes about taking risk. These quotes are tossed around at all sorts of business seminars, self-improvement experiences and coaching events. We enjoy them, we use them to motivate ourselves and to push ourselves outside of our comfort zone... Open the article

Do I always need to Fix my issues?

The text books tell us we have 4 T’s when it comes to Risk Control - Transfer, Terminate, Treat, Tolerate. Transfer usually involves some form of Insurance. I understand well the concept of Insurance, and of course there are times when this is the right action. But I can count on one hand the number of times when ‘Transfer’ was an appropriate action... Open the article

The Leadership Team

Steve Watkins Founder and Director

Steve is the former Global Head of IT Risk and Controls at JPMorgan. Under Steve’s leadership, the bank achieved ‘reference bank’ status for IT Controls with Swiss Regulator FINMA and the first issue-free external audit by Singapore Regulator MAS...

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RiiSK S.A.
rue de Lausanne 37,
CH 1201 Genève

Steve Watkins:
CH +41 79 652 6338

About RiiSK S.A.

RiiSK is a specialist services and software company, with proven approaches for integrating Risk Management into business processes. We deliver agile and cost-effective Strategies, Programs and Software Solutions. Just as the Mission and Objectives are cascaded through the organisation to maximise performance, we strive to achieve the same impact by cascading the Operational Risks that may jeopardise achievement of those goals. By using a risk-based approach to design and implement the appropriate controls at the first-line, we encourage ownership, optimise the control effectiveness and drive cost efficiency. We are based in Geneva and London.

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