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IoD London is one of the largest of our membership regions.  Supporting members with two branches in the City and Central London.

City of London branch

Led by chair Alderman Alastair King and founded in 1981 by the late Sir Kenneth Cork, the City branch represents IoD members who work in the banking, finance, insurance, business services and consulting sectors, ranging from directors of small family businesses to the largest City institutions.

Central London branch

Central London with almost 5,000 members is the largest single Branch within the Institute of Directors. Headed by Chair David Gordon, the Branch hosts numerous events every month. All guest speakers, business seminars or workshops take place at IoD's prestigious headquarters at 116 Pall Mall. We also host networking and social events which take place all over London.

IoD London & South Director of the Year Awards

London & South Awards 2020 - open for entries

 Our annual wards recognises directors from diverse regional businesses across all of the London & South branches (London, Berkshire, Bucks & MK, Oxford, Hants & IoW, Kent, Surrey, Sussex) and distinguishes those making significant contributions to business, society and economic prosperity in the region.   

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Specialist interest groups

Our two branches offer a wide variety of special interest groups for members to connect to like-minded people.

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Upcoming events

Professional Development

Training Calendar

Picture of the 2018 Professional Development Portfolio

You decide how high you reach and how far you go with the IoD.

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Meet your Chairs

We talk to Alastair Naisbitt King, Chair of IoD City of London and David Gordon, Chair of IoD Central London.

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Partners & Sponsors

Take a look at the organisations that are proud partners and sponsors of our IoD City of London branch.

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Contact IoD London

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Postal Address and Member Premise 
116 Pall Mall

Member Hub
68 Lombard Street

Open Monday to Friday

8:00am to 6:00pm

Please do not send post to Lombard Street as this will not be picked up

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Branch and staff contacts can be found on the main Contacts tab