The Professional Risk Managers’ International Association (PRMIA) today announces the launch of its regional service center for PRMIA Members in China through PuRui HuaTong Education & Consulting Services Pty Ltd (PRHT).
This partnership will serve more than 5,000 PRMIA members and risk practitioners located in China. Individuals in risk management will gain greater access to the global community of thought leaders in risk management.
PRMIA members will benefit by having regional support for PRMIA programs and additional opportunities for learning and development through PuRui HuaTong. PRMIA Membership within China includes 226 who have achieved the Professional Risk Manager (PRM™) Designation and 64 who have achieved the Associate PRM Certificate. Individuals currently on their certification path will gain greater access to help them prepare for their examinations.
"The PRMIA Board is delighted to launch this regional center to further serve our mission of sound risk management practices in China and around the world," says Justin McCarthy, PRMIA Chair. Kraig Conrad, PRMIA CEO, added "This collaboration adds to the growing reach of our unique, member-led, mission-focused community."
"Artificial intelligence, big data, cloud computing are some of the latest technologies deployed at the frontier of risk management in the recent rise of FinTech era, and China is caught right in the heart of this FinTech boom. I'm glad to see this cooperation between PRMIA and PRHT as we aim to be the spearhead on the risk management industry while promoting PRMIA risk training and certification in China," says Ms Zhong Xiaona, PuRui HuaTong CEO.
In addition to the distribution of PRMIA learning and development offerings, PuRui HuaTong will develop regional products and services in conjunction with PRMIA to localize global best practices.
The Professional Risk Managers’ International Association (PRMIA) provides an open forum for the development and promotion of the risk profession. With chapters around the world, PRMIA is a non-profit, member-led association dedicated to defining and implementing the best practices of risk management in a broad range of industries through education, including the PRM™ designation and certificate programs; webinar, online, classroom and in-house training; events; networking; and online resources. More information can be found at www.PRMIA.org.
About PuRui HuaTong (天津普睿华通教育咨询服务有限公司)
PuRui HuaTong was established in Tianjin Free Trade Zone with the purpose of promoting PRMIA amongst risk managers of financial institutions and university students who have risk management in their career planning. PuRui HuaTong organizes risk management training for financial institutions and lobbies relevant regulatory bodies on risk practices. PuRui HuaTong supports the PRMIA credentials by facilitating the PRM Designation and Associate PRM risk management certificate development process in China. More information can be found at www.prmiacn.org.