The Upside of Risk


Free Webinar


May 17, 2017
9:00 am PDT to 9:30 am PDT

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SDG Webinar Team

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+1 650-475-4300


Forward-thinking companies move beyond risk protection and compliance and embrace the upside of risk. Focused on ways to create value and competitive advantage from risk, these organization not only manage risk to avoid loss but take a comprehensive strategic view on its upside and downside.

This webinar will be presented by Carl Spetzler and Hannah Winter, both experts in decision-making under conditions of complexity. It will address uncertainty in the value drivers of businesses, and examine sources of risk and opportunity by business unit and across the entire enterprise. A discussion will be presented on ways to creates shareholder value by managing exposure and embracing uncertainty.


Carl SpetzlerCarl Spetzler has helped top business leaders over 40 years to create innovative new strategies that deal with the complexities of uncertainty and risk over long time horizons. CEO and Chairman of Strategic Decisions Group, he is the lead author of Decision Quality: Value Creation from Better Business Decisions (Wiley, 2016).

Hannah Winter, Author & SpeakerHannah Winter is a partner, strategy consultant, and educator with SDG, where she leads the firm’s executive education program and oversees the firm’s university partnerships offering the Strategic Decision and Risk Management certificate program for mid-career professionals. She is a coauthor of Decision Quality.