Risk Manager

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Muskaan Higashi

muskaan.higashi@gmail.com | (231) 262-7859 | Bismarck, ND


I am a Risk Manager with over 5 years experience in the field. I have worked extensively with clients to identify and mitigate risks across a variety of industries. My skills include risk assessments, business continuity planning, incident response planning, and crisis management. I am an expert at developing comprehensive plans to address potential risks and ensuring that all stakeholders are aware of their roles and responsibilities in the event of an incident. I have successfully implemented risk mitigation strategies that have prevented losses for my clients. In addition to my professional experience, I hold a Certified Risk Management designation from the Institute for Operational Risk (IOR).


Risk Manager at USAA, NDMar 2022 - Present

  • Reduced the amount of risk in the company by implementing new policies and procedures.
  • Conducted a review of all risks and developed a plan to mitigate them.
  • Led training sessions on risk management for employees.
  • Reviewed insurance coverage and made recommendations to senior management.
  • Negotiated with vendors to get better rates for services.

Assistant Risk Manager at Travelers, NDAug 2017 - Jan 2022

  • Reduced the number of workplace accidents by 25% in one year.
  • Implemented a new safety program that reduced worker's compensation claims by 15%.
  • Investigated and resolved 100 customer complaints within one month.
  • Trained 50 new employees on company safety procedures.
  • Negotiated with insurance companies to reduce premiums by 10%.


Bachelor of Science in Risk Management at University of North DakotaAug 2012 - May 2017

Some skills I've learned are risk analysis, insurance, and investments.


  • Risk management
  • Financial analysis
  • Insurance
  • Economics
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics

Shellee Kalyan

shellee.kalyan@gmail.com | (983) 719-7279 | Rockford, IL


Over five years of experience in risk management with a proven ability to identify, assess, and mitigate risks across various industries. Experienced in developing and implementing risk management plans as well as conducting root cause analysis. Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect and interpret data to make sound decisions. Excellent communication skills with the ability to effectively communicate risks and mitigation strategies to all levels of an organization.


Risk Manager at Aon Corporation, ILMar 2022 - Present

  • Reduced the organization's exposure to financial risks by developing and implementing new hedging strategies.
  • Successfully led the team in creating a risk management plan that was approved by upper management.
  • Created a system for tracking and monitoring all company assets and liabilities on a daily basis.
  • Worked with senior management to develop key performance indicators (KPIs) related to risk appetite and tolerances.
  • Conducted regular reviews of the organization's insurance coverage levels and made recommendations for changes/improvements when necessary.

Assistant Risk Manager at Zurich Financial Services, ILAug 2017 - Mar 2022

  • Reduced the amount of time spent on risk assessments by 15%.
  • Lowered the organization's overall insurance costs by 10%.
  • Implemented a new safety program that reduced accidents and injuries by 20%.
  • Negotiated better contracts with vendors that saved the company $50,000 per year.
  • Led a team of 5 employees in conducting daily audits of work areas.


Bachelor of Science in Risk Management at University of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignSep 2013 - May 2017

Some skills I've learned are: how to identify and assess risks, how to develop risk management plans, how to implement risk management strategies, and how to monitor and review risk management processes.


  • Risk management
  • Financial analysis
  • Business strategy
  • Project management
  • Risk assessment
  • Data analysis