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6 - 7 December 2021
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William McDonnell
Group Chief Risk Officer at RSA Insurance Group


William McDonnell became Group Chief Risk Officer at RSA Insurance Group plc in 2014, responsible for Risk and Compliance groupwide. Since joining RSA in 2006, William has also served as Group Financial Controller and Head of Corporate Finance. 

Prior to RSA he held roles at HSBC Investment Bank, Aviva, the UK Financial Services Authority and Deloitte. 

He is a member of the ClimateWise Council and Bank of England Climate Financial Risk Forum. He chaired the CRO Forum’s Emerging Risks Initiative, publishing ‘The Heat is on – Insurability and Resilience in a Changing Climate’ in January 2019. 

William is also on the Board of Governors of the Purcell School for Young Musicians.