Whether it was natural disasters, cyberattacks, corporate crises or political uncertainty, risk events made high-profile and often sobering headlines in 2017.
The Arab Spring, Occupy everything, and riots in the UK, Vancouver and Greece turned 2011 into chaos.
The most costly disaster in world history, floods everywhere, tornado outbreaks, wildfires and a rare Northeast hurricane made 2011 a year we wish never happened.
We chronicle the past 12 months through the lens of risk, from the Japan earthquake and the Arab Spring to the Greek debt crisis and the death of Steve Jobs.
Over the past 10 years, a series of high-profile events have transformed the risk management discipline from a mere afterthought to an indispensible part of the business strategy of every organization. What does the future hold?