IoD South West

Proud to represent directors and decision-makers across the West Country

With members representing agriculture, aerospace, tourism and manufacturing, IoD South West reflects the vibrant and innovative sectors in this region. Connect with us to collaborate on strengthening our local economy and to ensure you’re ready for whatever the future holds for you and your organisation.


We are so proud of the connections we’ve made with the University of Exeter and UWE to champion the Tomorrow’s Director Programme. This will enable us to develop the senior leaders of our region – people who will make a real difference to our local and national economies.

Muir Macdonald CDir Founder, Ltd


Peer-to-peer mentoring for business leaders

Whether you are an aspiring or experienced director, or anything in between, the IoD Mentor Connect platform makes it easy to find and build your support network, share your experiences and learn from other directors.

Access to the platform is free to all members.

Peer-to-peer mentoring

Director of the Year Awards

The IoD Director of the Year Awards celebrates the achievements of the outstanding business leaders in our society.

Open to all – whether you’re an executive, non-executive, partner or even a chief constable – we want to hear about the work you’re doing as a senior decision-maker to help build a better world through business.

England Director of the Year Awards

Upcoming IoD South West events

Professional development

Courses in South West

Find online courses from the IoD or in-person courses across South West.

IoD Professional Benefits Programme

We offer a range of essential products and services specially negotiated for our members. Click the links here to see your benefits and exclusive discounts.

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