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2023 Chief Risk Officer Survey

Navigating compounding threats and emerging opportunities in a fast-moving world

The KPMG 2023 CRO Survey draws on perspectives from 390 Chief Risk Officers (CROs) representing the largest companies across six industries. They provided insights into:


Challenges and pressures


Modernizing their risk function


Managing rapid change


Current and future investment


AI evolution and impact


Controlling costs and adding strategic value

Learn what CROs are thinking.

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2023 KPMG Chief Risk Officer Survey

Important insights

Biggest challenges for organizations within the next 2-5 years

42 percent of respondents perceive regulatory changes as the most significant challenge their organization will face in the upcoming years emphasizing a needed focus on proactive planning.

Most effective strategies for aligning risk objectives with business goals

Half of respondents seeing training as a key activity, underscoring the importance of properly trained employees.

Budget allocation for risk management efforts

54% see their budgets increasing by 5.1% to 10% over the next 12 months.

Stakeholders driving the most pressure on risk management

External forces like government agencies and investors inflict the most pressure and have heightened expectations.

Areas of risk management considered for outsourcing to enhance risk mitigation strategies

1/3 of respondents considered outsourcing cybersecurity and strategic and financial risks to enhance the efficiency and effectiveness of their risk mitigation strategies.


Strategic risk management and planning


Cybersecurity and threat protection services


Financial risk analysis, including market, liquidity, and credit risks


Technology-driven risk management, such as AI and ML implementation and oversight


Compliance monitoring and regulatory reporting


Training and capacity building efforts for risk management personnel


Operational risk assessments and process improvement

Learn what CROs are thinking.

Gain next-step knowledge from KPMG action plans.

Download the KPMG 2023 CRO Survey.

Explore the findings on our webcast November 30, 2023

Building stakeholder trust in risk transformation

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