February 19, 2002 - The Professional Risk Managers' International Association (PRMIA) is pleased to announce that Oliver, Wyman & Company will join PRMIA as a major corporate sponsor. With offices around the world, Oliver, Wyman & Company will be providing both financial and non-financial support to PRMIA in furtherance of its mission to provide a global forum for the free exchange of ideas about risk management.
"PRMIA enjoys the volunteer support of leaders at Oliver, Wyman & Company, who frequently participate in global forums and conferences" noted David R. Koenig, Chair of PRMIA. "The additional commitment of financial support demonstrates the synergies of our goals in advancing the risk management profession and for that we are very grateful."
Tom Wilson, Global Head of Oliver, Wyman & Company's Finance & Risk Practice and PRMIA's Zurich Chapter Head added: "We fully support PRMIAs objective of furthering the risk management profession and believe that, as a member-driven organization, PRMIA is well positioned to do so. As such, we very much look forward to working together with PRMIA as a firm and as individuals."