Chris Mandel

SVP & Director, Sedgwick Institute Christopher E. Mandel is SVP, Strategic Solutions for Sedgwick and Director of the Sedgwick Institute, the world’s largest and leading claims and productivity management firm. He is also founder and managing consultant of Excellence in Risk Management, LLC. He has held leadership positions in risk management, insurance, consulting and brokerage for large global corporates for over 30 years including with such firms as USAA Group, PepsiCo, Verizon, the Red Cross, Liberty Mutual and Marsh. He has been a long-term senior leader in RIMS including being elected President in 2002-03 and was named 2004 Risk Manager of the Year. In 2016, he was given RIMS’ highest award for lifetime achievement and was appointed to Risk Who’s Who in 2007. He holds and has held numerous board positions in the industry and teaches for multiple universities, for RIMS and for the International Center for Captive Insurance Education.

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Mr. Mandel received his B.S. in Business Management from Virginia Tech and an MBA in finance from George Mason University. He is certified in ISO31000 (the global risk standard) and holds numerous certifications and designations. He is a frequent industry speaker, teacher and writer and has had a column in the trade press in various publications continuously since 1996.

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The link between risk and performance

Chris Mandel