Investment Management Group

The Client

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Independent investment management group managing over £100 billion of assets.

The Challenge

Obtain “buy in” of senior management team in respect of the importance of business continuity management. Test effectiveness of planning process and strategies.

The Solution

An exercise was designed and facilitated based upon several scenarios facing the London head office premises. A good representation of senior executives and managers attended and were asked to respond to the evolving scenarios.

The Result

The exercise succeeded in reinvigorating interest in business continuity at a senior level and identified a number of actions required to improve business continuity preparedness. An appropriate score out of 50 was given that indicated there was room for improvement. “We have learned more during this exercise than during two years of holding meetings”.