From vunet.com: “A higher volume of enquiries from both CFOs and CEOs, asking how to manage the threats posed to their businesses from issues like terrorism and political unrest, landed on Aonâ€™s desks last year, the firm says. Miles Johnstone, Aonâ€™s director of political risk, believes that as both those pressures worsen in most markets, compounded by the fallout of the credit crunch, supply chain risk will grow to become a serious problem this year. That means more work for FDs Â but, according to the study, 37% of businesses surveyed were not prepared for distribution or supply chain failure.”
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