Our Role

We exist to provide industry with its own independent platform on which to work together in constructive initiatives that develop and document risk management practices.  We believe that by working together in this way we are changing our company's and our industry's practices for the better.

Our Membership

Our members are managing the myriad of risks across all segments of our energy industry.
They leverage the CCRO in sharing knowledge and working together...

  • to define,
  • to better understand,
  • to efficiently execute, and deliver value

...from the practice of risk management

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Our membership has been re-shaped recently to allow a wider cross-section of companies engaged in the power, gas, and oil industries of all sizes.

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Our White Papers

The CCRO has published many white papers addressing all aspects of risk management and associated functions like compliance, operations, trading, capital allocation and more..

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Who We Are

A Non-Profit Organization of Companies for Best Risk Management Practices

The Committee of Chief Risk Officers (CCRO) is an independent non-profit corporation of member companies. The CCRO is dedicated to the advancement of a broad range of best practices in the field of risk management, and its many associated fields including finance, accounting, operations and audit. Meeting risk management challenges is at the core of the financial health and effectiveness of energy companies and of our energy industry overall. In its eleventh year of business, the CCRO is today recognized in and around the industry as a premier source for independent, expert practitioner knowledge and perspective.
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We are Member Companies

Members include companies of all types and sizes engaged in the energy industry, spanning the gas, power, petroleum, brokerage, and consulting industries. Most of today’s CCRO members are from the USA and Canada. All members share the need for clear guidance towards today’s best practices that support their ongoing financial health and an outlook for sustainable growth. Our member companies are continuously improving themselves and our energy industry through CCRO practice development, publication, promotion, and training.

We are Experienced Professionals
Because the CCRO is a corporate membership organization, the issues we address are diverse. Individual members represent a variety of disciplines within their organizations – not just CRO’s. Participants typically come from the risk, treasury, finance, audit, compliance and accounting offices. For these people, and others, the CCRO is a rich and unique organization for professional development.People Group