Elizabeth Johnston joined Foresters in August 2015 as a senior risk manager. She was appointed the Chief Risk Officer for UK operations in October 2016. In this role, Elizabeth works with the Board, Executive and employees to ensure risk management processes are applied to decision making and day to day processes. In addition, she takes senior manager responsibility for managing climate change risk and is the company’s Data Protection Officer. Elizabeth is a qualified chartered accountant and is a certified member of the Institute of Risk Management.