Professional Risk Managers’ International Association Announces New Vice Chair


The Professional Risk Managers’ International Association (PRMIA) today announced the appointment of Robert McWilliam, Managing Director, ING Bank NV, as Vice Chair of the Board of Directors.

McWilliam was duly elected by PRMIA Chapter Regional Directors to serve this important role in the community. He begins service to the role immediately, and as part of Board process, next will step into the Chair role on January 1, 2019. He has served in various volunteer leadership roles, including London Regional Director, Chair of the Risk Leader and Membership Committee, and as a Director.

“Robert brings to the role great passion for PRMIA and a strong history of positive impact to the profession and the careers of our members,” said Justin McCarthy, Chair of the PRMIA Board. "On behalf of the Board, I thank Ken Yoo for his years of service as vice chair." 

“I look forward to repaying the confidence you have all shown in me and, with your continued support, to developing our risk network,” said McWilliam.

Yoo, Chief Risk and Compliance Officer at LeasePlan USA, will continue to serve on the Board with focus on expanding events to increase relevant engagement in service of the PRMIA mission. 

About PRMIA

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 network dedicated to defining and implementing the best practices of risk management in a broad range of industries. For more information about PRMIA visit http://www.prmia.org.