Judging Criteria


All submissions will be judged by our independent experts from across various industries and disciplines.

There are two sets of criteria that will underlie the judgement process:
general criteria & specific criteria.

General Criteria

The general criteria includes three points that the judges will be looking for in all entries regardless of the category. It includes concept, execution, and impact.


The relevancy and uniqueness of the approach: how does it fit with the character of the organization, the industry, the challenges, and the strategic directions where the organization is heading to.


The thoroughness and timeliness of the approach, how the organization is able to tackle specific strategic challenges with a solid risk management approach.


Result of the initiative. What is the scale of the benefit/impact that the approach has on what the organization is facing.

Specific Criteria

The judges will also look for additional criteria exclusive to each category. These specific criteria are different across categories. Click on the category to learn its specific criteria.

ASEAN Risk Champion

Successful in delivering superior values to the organization through integrated risk management.


Successful in transforming the overall organization performance through an integrated use of GRC.

Risk Innovation

Successful in creating or implementing new and creative approaches in risk management.

Risk Technology

Successful in using technological solutions to strengthen the organization’s capability in managing risks.

Public Initiative

Successful in designing or creating creative solutions that have or are expected to serve public interest.

Risk Educator

Successful in delivering and using innovative form of risk education methods such as training techniques, e-learning platforms, workshops, seminars or any other form of learning.

Risk Professional of the Year

Successful in communicating the importance of risk management within the corporate structure, successful in using innovative approaches for solving the challenges and problems in implementing risk management and the possession of leadership skills and ability to help organizations develop quality risk management programs.

Submission is closing soon.

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