Why Join



Leaders find leaders. Join 3,000 senior business leaders in Ireland's most dynamic business network. 

Leadership in business is the ability to constantly adapt, move and forge new relationships to respond to the challenges of your business. As a member of the Institute of Directors in Ireland, you will be connected to an active network of 3,000 senior business leaders. You will immediately access a comprehensive range of workshops, specialist courses, online resources and inspirational events designed for your personal and professional development as a business leader.

Strength in unity

The IoD is not just for company directors. Our membership is drawn from the most forward thinking and successful business leaders in the private, public and not-for-profit sectors and includes chief executives, chairpersons, non-executive directors, divisional directors, senior executives and entrepreneurs. Membership is individual not corporate, so you can focus on your professional development.

Our collective strength and shared expertise ensures that your voice is heard in the wider business community. And we provide practical support to enhance the quality of corporate governance in Ireland and to improve the performance of directors and boards. 

Join IoD Ireland today

You could soon be enjoying all the benefits of membership including:

Build Your Network
Forge new connections at exclusive briefings for members, over 30+ free events every year

The Power of Knowledge
Advance your knowledge with our always-on resources and support from the highest quality director and board training in Ireland, including the prestigious Chartered Director Programme

Take off on Business
Enjoy complimentary access to airport business lounges in Ireland, UK and Europe

Membership Quickstart

Membership costs €495 in the first year and just €325 each year thereafter and all applications are subject to approval by the IoD Council. 

Applying is easy – just click on the links below.

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