The Board has ultimate responsibility for determining the risk appetite of the Group and for the implementation and regular review of policies, processes and controls to mitigate and manage risk.
The Board recognises that not all risks can be eliminated, or sufficiently mitigated at an acceptable cost and that there are some risks which, given the nature of the Group’s business and the growing track record and experience of the team, it is prepared to accept. The Board also recognises that the Group’s insurance programme plays an important part in reducing the impact of certain inherent risks which are neither acceptable nor capable of removal.
The Group Risk Register (GRR) remains the principal tool used by the Board and Management Board to monitor the risk profile of the business and the measures in place at an operational level for mitigating and managing risk. It forms part of a wider framework pursuant to which risks are monitored and managed throughout the year,
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