Risky Business presents conversations with experts and practitioners in the world of payments, risk, vendor management and compliance. Topics include: ACH payments, social engineering fraud, business email compromise, vendor management, insurance and all risk related to payments fraud and compliance issues.
The Risk and the Reward
Kristen Drobnis is passionate about managing corporate risk. She sees the risk team as instrumental to cost avoidance and helping the bottom line. Interview recorded in August 2021.
Risky Business: The American Rescue Plan Act: A Primer
The American Rescue Plan Act is a once in a lifetime opportunity for governments to invest in infrastructure- including SaaS platforms to bolster security. Our guest, the general counsel of the Arkansas Municipal League, breaks down the buckets of spending that are covered by ARPA, and how to calculate Lost Revenue due to Covid to give your government the maximum flexibility in spending your ARPA funds.
Risky Business: Email is the Start of the Problem
Email is the starting point for almost all social engineering payments fraud scams. Christopher Arehart from Chubb walks through why you should have zero trust in email, and what you can do instead.
Risky Business: Keeping it Clean
Julie-Anne White makes the case that investing in a clean vendor master has an immediate ROI.
Risky Business: Identification, Authentication & Authorization
David Birch is an author, advisor, commentator on digital financial services and is regarded by many (including everyone at PaymentWorks!) as a top money expert. But the area where he may have the most mastery is identity, a topic he believes isn't quite as complicated as some choose to believe.
Risky Business: Third Party Risk Management: A Primer
With 40 years of experience in financial services, covering a wide range of functions globally, including Operations & Technology, Risk Management, Audit, and Regulatory Compliance, Yakut Akman joined us to spell out a prescription for managing third parties, and the pile of risk that comes with them.