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Chief Executive Officer to sadly leave IRMSA this year

04 March 2021 The Institute of Risk Management South Africa
Gillian le Cordeur, Chief Executive Officer at The Institute of Risk Management South Africa

Gillian le Cordeur, Chief Executive Officer at The Institute of Risk Management South Africa

On behalf of the Exco, I would like to announce that after ten years of service to the Institute of Risk Management South Africa (IRMSA), our Chief Executive Officer, Gillian le Cordeur, has tendered her resignation and after a structured handover will be leaving her formal position as CEO by end of April. However, further communication will be issued regarding the exact date once the transition is finalised.

This has been a huge decision for Gillian who has decided to forge a new path. Gillian during her journey with the Institute, has been a strong advocate and dedicated leader, and we know that the Institute has been a major part of her life for many years. Given the strong relationship with IRMSA, the IRMSA EXCO and the CEO have worked very carefully and deliberately on a solid transition period to ensure that the IRMSA team, members and stakeholders do not feel any disruption and that the IRMSA spirit, which has most certainly contributed to IRMSA becoming a leading professional body, will continue to thrive and grow.

During Gillian’s decade at IRMSA, she has worked with various EXCOs and four Presidents, who together led IRMSA to new heights.

As an organisation, we are pleased with the many milestones and successes we have had and as we reflect on some of the highlights, we can see how far IRMSA has come. Over the last ten years, we are proud of the following key milestones that have brought the risk management brand and the profession into the spotlight:

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