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Institute of Directors

Key sectors

Impact ventures / Social Impact Life Sciences & Biotech Building & Construction Manufacturing / Advanced Manufacturing Creative, digital, film, games & media Professional services Defence & security Technology & Communications Engineering / Advanced Engineering Transport & Logistics Environmental Science & Technology Farming, fisheries & forestry Finance Food & drink Healthcare

The Institute of Directors (IoD) offer a member community of skilled directors and leaders across the UK and overseas.

Membership benefits include:

  • Training: professional development training created by directors for directors. Courses range from one-day sessions to full qualifications.
  • Events: virtual and in-person events hosted at IoD hubs across the UK and beyond
  • Advice: members can benefit from advice on strategic and operational challenges from their business, tax and legal experts as part of their Information and Advisory Service.
  • Influence: IoD is its members’ voice to UK government, influencing the debate, shaping the agenda and advocating change through surveys and commissions.
  • Insight: Available resources, guides and factsheets written by the IoD’s research team, based on real business queries to help scaling businesses grow further.
  • Workspace: IoD’s hubs provide flexible working space to its members,  private rooms and free meeting areas. Members can also benefit from a virtual office service.

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