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Fellowship benefits

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As a Fellow of the Institute of Directors you have access to an exclusive, specially enhanced package of benefits. These benefits are offered in addition to your existing IoD membership benefits and are designed to reflect your status as a Fellow.

10 per cent discount on all food and beverages in the Restaurant and Café Duke at 116 Pall Mall*

Take advantage of this discount when you visit either of our historic and recently redesigned dining areas at 116 Pall Mall. 

Explore what 116 Pall Mall has to offer or make a Restaurant booking online.

35 per cent discount on IoD Individual Director’s Liability Insurance***

This specially negotiated discount protects company directors, officers and senior managers against claims arising from their decisions and actions taken while managing a business. 

Find out more about Director's Liability Insurance here.

Extra complimentary executive airport lounge passes**

UK and EU Fellows are provided with two guest passes that entitle you to take a friend or colleague into our participating airport lounges. Overseas Fellows are provided with two airport lounge passes to allow personal access to the lounges. 

A full list and full details on the airport lounges you have access to can be found here.

50 per cent discount on an IoD Annual Convention ticket

The Annual Convention is the largest and most prestigious event of its kind in Europe. It is a highlight of the British business calendar and has attracted guest speakers of the highest calibre including nine prime ministers, members of the royal family and award-winning actors along with some of the biggest names from the business world. As a Fellow, you are entitled to a 50 per cent discount on your Arena ticket, putting you at the heart of the action.

Priority bookings for selected IoD flagship events

As a Fellow, you will receive advanced notification about these events throughout the year, including the Annual Convention.

25 per cent discount on selected IoD conferences

Along with your discount you will receive advance notification on our acclaimed conferences, including Women as Leaders.

To claim your discount, please contact our events team by telephone on +44 (0) 20 7766 8919 or by email:

Browse all our upcoming conferences and events online.

Discounts on selected IoD publications

The IoD produces top-quality business publications that provide senior decision-makers with practical advice and guidance. As a Fellow, you receive a 20 per cent discount on The Director’s Handbook, The Effective Board and The Handbook of International Corporate Governance.

Terms and conditions

The IoD reserves the right to alter the Fellowship benefits and services at any time without notice.

  • To claim this discount, please quote your membership number on booking and show your Fellow’s card on arrival.
  • ** Each pass can be used only once (on presentation of your membership card). Please see the back of your airport lounge passes for full terms and conditions of usage. UK, EU and overseas relates to the current membership fee being paid (offer excludes Channel Islands).
  • *** UK businesses only. Subject to status and approval.