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Risk Appetite: Linkage with Strategic Planning

The Casualty Actuarial Society, Canadian Institute of Actuaries, and the Society of Actuaries' Joint Risk Management Section is pleased to make available a research report explaining the role of a risk appetite framework in effective risk management and how it can be used to make more informed strategic decisions. The report was authored by Kailan Shang and Zhen Chen.


Risk Appetite: Linkage with Strategic Planning Report


If you have any questions or comments regarding the report, please contact Steve Siegel, Research Actuary at

Thank You

The Joint Risk Management Section would like to thank the following individuals for their input and review:

Fred Tavan, Chair
Gaetano Geretto
Glenn Meyers
Howard Rosen
Jim Reiskytl
Mary Neumann
Michael Kula
Paul Anderton
Sivakumar Desai
Sylvain Fortier
Tao Guo
Trevor Pollitt
Vince Granieri
Robert Wolf, Staff Fellow
Steve Siegel, Research Actuary
Barbara Scott, Research Administrator