Leaders lack time to assess cyber threat: Marsh

Stats like this in isolation don’t actually tell us much, but they do generate engagement for the insurance market. For example, how much time do boards spend on other big issues like climate change, or gender diversity, or geopolitical risk assessment? I’d be more interested in some metric of how much notice boards take of recommendations from their cyber risk management team…:

[…] While 65% of organisations identified a senior executive or the board as a main owner of cyber risk management, only 17% of executives and board members said they spent more than a few days in the past year focusing on the issue.

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