Andres Franzetti, CRM, is Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Risk Cooperative, a minority-owned insurance brokerage and risk advisory firm based in Washington, DC. Considered an industry leader in insurance program development and innovation, Andres specializes in helping multi-national organizations address complex risks that increase their overall resiliency and mitigate downside exposures. Andres can be reached at [email protected].
Climate change and an unwillingness on the part of owners and regulators to face up to infrastructure risks played a deadly role in the collapse of the Champlain Towers South in Surfside, Fla.
If 2020 has taught us anything, it is that risk does not discriminate, it does not care about economic status, race, gender, or nationality. To face the new level of complex risks and uncertainties facing our global markets, more innovative and resilient risk management models are needed in 2021 and beyond.