Integrating ESG risks into the enterprise risk management framework

A 2-day virtual classroom on how to integrate ESG risks within an Enterprise risk framework

Virtual Classroom, 4 and 5 July 2022
from 9.00 to 12.30 CET

Course overview

This interactive course provides a succinct and practical overview of the most topical components of the ESG risk management framework embedded and integrated in the wider enterprise risk framework. Live virtual sessions are structured around the areas of risk identification and assessment, appetite and monitoring. The course also features group studies that explores how peers have approached the topic. 

The course is packed with practical tips and hints and guides participants towards implementing processes that add value to the workplace. During Make A Difference discussion, attendees share their take-aways that will make a real difference to their organization. All sessions have been designed to facilitate communication and interaction between participants and the course leader, Elena Pykhova.


At the end of the training session, delegates will come to know how to:

  • approach physical, transition and liability risks
  • structure an ESG risk assessment
  • integrate ESG risks within the enterprise risk framework 
  • perform a deep dive into ESG in the context of Operational and Reputational risks 
  • comply with current regulatory frameworks 
  • review case studies and engage via live polls 
  • interact with fellow practitioners, benchmark the maturity of your framework with peers

Who should attend

This is an essential course for all individuals responsible for implementing ESG risk management practices in their organisations or those interested to stay current and improve their ESG risk solutions, including 

Risk practitioners



Directors and senior executives

Individuals responsible for implementing ESG risk management practices or interested to learn more about enterprise risk solutions

Elena Pykhova is a risk expert specializing in strategy, design and implementation of firm-wide risk frameworks, based in London, UK. She is a renowned educator, who for many years has run public and in-house training courses in the UK and internationally for world-leading organisations including the London Stock Exchange Group Academy, The Moller Center, Cambridge University and Elena is also a thought leader, influencer and founder of a prominent industry think tank, the Best Practice Operational Risk Forum. She is a former Director for Education at the Institute of Operational Risk and chair of the Operational Risk Expert Panel for the Association of Foreign Banks. Elena founded her training and consulting practice, The OpRisk Company Ltd, after 20 years of experience in senior roles at Fortune 500 companies, such as Citigroup, American Express, Deutsche Bank and Banco Santander.

She is an author of a best-selling book, Operational Risk Management in Financial Services: A Practical Guide to Establishing Effective Solutions, contributor to Thompson Reuters, Advantage Talent Inc, Risk & Compliance Platform Europe and other news publications.