Risky Women Rebrands and Relaunches!  Take a look at the inspiration for our new logo and brand. We love our diving R!

Connecting, celebrating and championing


Insights and perspectives from our community of experts bringing the female voice and stories on this dynamic industry.


From San Francisco to Sydney, London to Hong Kong – share ideas, gain knowledge and identify opportunities.


Meet Risky Women to Watch from around the globe who are excelling in their risk, compliance or regulation field.


Sharing articles and opinion, news and ideas and some things we just love, from the community of Risky Women and beyond.

Chief Risky Woman

Kimberley Cole

Kimberley is the Founder of Risky Woman and is passionate about inspiring and connecting women to be bold, to extend and to take risks. 

With a foundation in Governance, Risk and Compliance the network focuses on the rapidly evolving regulatory landscape but offers connections and ideas for building business and careers for women and of course men too. Kimberley’s philosophy is centred on connecting, celebrating and championing women across the globe.

A global executive, she has extensive background in financial services and technology.  As a sales and marketing leader for over 20 years she has worked with customers in multiple geographies on big data projects and identifying solutions to help them thrive in an increasingly disrupted world.  Her most recent role was leading a team of over 160 sales professionals generating $US 90 Million in new revenues annually across 17 countries in Asia Pacific.  She has driven growth and transformation across a range of functions with achievements including building and launching new products and transforming teams to create customer focus and accelerated growth.

Creating shared value and taking action she also established a platform to stop slavery and focus on how technology and data can help address this crime.

She is an angel investor and fintech advisor.  Non-Executive Director of the Fair Employment Foundation.

Annual Reports

There are no signs of the pace of regulatory change slowing, so now more than ever we need to work together to anticipate future changes by sharing expertise and building connections.  Our Annual Reports demonstrate how we continue to extend the network, share knowledge and insight and help you manage the business implications and opportunities.  Take a look at how we connected, celebrated and continued the conversation with Risky Women experts across the globe.

And if you have ideas, we would love to hear from you – that’s why this network is so powerful!


Stay grounded!

It was a challenging COVID-19 year and we had Risky Women Radio and our ROAR newsletter to keep us all sharing and growing!


Stand out!

It was quite a year in our Risky Women® journey. We took on a whole new look and dressed ourselves up in red! Launched podcast season 2, ROAR newsletter and sponsorships too!


Get Loud

Risky Women Radio podcast series launched giving an even greater voice to our community of experts and inspiring emerging talent


Go Further

We broadened to span 11 network cities around the globe


Go Global

The year we went truly global; events in all 3 of our main regions, Asia, Europe, and North America


Get More

Singapore, Sydney and London Risky Women join the network


Get Going

Hong Kong was ground zero for Risky Women and began full force here with Kimberley Cole and her team at Thomson Reuters Financial & Risk (now Refinitiv)

 by RegPac @ RegTech Summit 2021

 by Thomson Reuters 2017

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