Risk Management

Your environment is complex and shifting, and responding to threats with finite resources can be a formidable challenge. Orbis can help you identify and mitigate threats and seize opportunities.


Government and non-profit organizations are the safety net in times of social, financial, environmental and health crises. Being prepared for the unexpected is essential to ensuring you continue to deliver important services during a crisis and support crises response efforts. We help our government and non-profit clients implement risk management processes to continuously monitor their environment and be prepared for unexpected events.


Enterprise Risk Management

The threats and risks facing government and non-profit organizations are limitless. Responding to these risks within finite resources is a formidable challenge for any public sector leader. By proactively identifying risks, you can reduce the impact of unexpected events and seize opportunities to more effectively deliver on your mandate.

Our team of risk experts can help you identify and mitigate threats across your organization (e.g. cyber, business continuity, operational, HR, fraud, financial, security, etc.) positioning you to weather unexpected challenges and take advantage of opportunities.


Business and Program Risk Profiles

Business and program-level risk assessments help you identify, and prioritize the most pressing risks facing your government or non-profit service or program. Whether mandated by Treasury Board or initiated internally, our team of risk experts can help you identify and respond to the many risks and opportunities that could impact the achievement of your objectives. We can work with your team to design risk assessment processes, risk management frameworks, program control frameworks and risk oversight processes.


Risk and Control Assessments

Maintaining the effectiveness and efficiency of your government or non-profit program or service is a never-ending battle for most managers. Having the right program processes and controls will ensure that your program or service runs smoothly and achieves maximum impact within your limited resources. Our team of certified risk and control experts will support you in reviewing your processes and controls to ensure they mitigate risks, align to your organization’s policies and processes, and improve customer experience. Our services range from facilitation of control self-assessment to developing Program Control Frameworks from the ground-up.


IT, IM, Cybersecurity and Privacy Risk Management

Orbis has understands that nearly all organizations are challenged to navigate a wide range of dynamic security and privacy risks as they seek to demonstrate compliance, good practices and value-add. Whether you are considering adoption of new digital or Cloud solutions, looking for an objective assessment of your security posture or seeking to better integrate your information security and privacy programs, our subject matter specialists can help. We offer deep and current experience delivering Technology Controls Assurance (e.g. audits, assessments or reviews against polices, legislation, frameworks such as CoBIT and NIST, or Canadian Security Establishment guidance among others). Our specialists also offer a range of Technology Advisory Services including threat/risk assessments, penetration testing, vulnerability assessments, and privacy impact assessments.

Contact Our Practice Team:
John Lees
Darren Budd