About Us


  • Seeking alignment of regulatory requirements in North America with insurance industry sound practices in risk management, and harmonization of these requirements across jurisdictions

  • Seeking alignment of rating agency capital and liquidity assessments with sound industry practices in risk management

  • Promoting the development and assessment of capital requirements based, in part, on internal company-developed risk models, and the appropriate recognition of the benefits of risk identification, risk controls, and risk diversification

  • Influencing the development of new risk disclosures, as they may be required by regulatory bodies, by developing considered responses to such regulatory proposals

  • Producing and distributing occasional position papers on topical risk management issues

Committee Structure


Executive and Administration


Sound Practices

  • Model Risk
  • Big Data 
  • Cyber Risk
  • Operational Risk

External Affairs

  • State Regulatory Developments
  • International & Federal Regulatory Developments

The North American CRO Council Inc., was incorporated in the state of Delaware in 2012.