As part of Protiviti's Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) practice, Protiviti helps organizations implement a practical approach to ERM that is integrated with existing management processes, with the goal of providing an enterprise-wide view of risk, improving information for decision-making, reducing the risk of costly surprises and positioning risk management as a differentiating skill to enable companies to become an early mover as new opportunities and risks arise in the marketplace. Protiviti works with companies to design, implement and maintain effective capabilities to manage their most critical risks and address cultural and other organizational issues that can compromise those capabilities. Protiviti also helps with the evaluation of technology solutions for reliable monitoring and reporting.Gartner does not endorse any vendor, product or service depicted in its research publications, and does not advise technology users to select only those vendors with the highest ratings. Gartner research publications consist of the opinions of Gartner's research organization and should not be construed as statements of fact. Gartner disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, with respect to this research, including any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.  Gartner "MarketScope for Global Enterprise Risk Management Consulting Services" by Jacqueline Heng and John Wheeler, September 6, 2012. About Protiviti Inc. Protiviti ( www.protiviti.com) is a global consulting firm that helps companies solve problems in finance, technology, operations, governance, risk and internal audit. Through its network of more than 70 offices in over 20 countries, Protiviti has served more than 35 percent of FORTUNE ® 1000 and Global 500 companies. The firm also works with smaller, growing companies, including those looking to go public, as well as with government agencies. Protiviti is a wholly owned subsidiary of Robert Half International Inc. (NYSE: RHI). Founded in 1948, Robert Half International is a member of the S&P 500 index.