Certified Bank Director

Professional Designation

A network of senior leaders in financial services

Certified Bank Director (CBD) designates are senior professionals from the financial services industry who have completed the CBD programme and committed to continuous professional development. These designates are executive and non-executive directors of the main and subsidiary boards of banks, and senior managers within the financial services industry.

Become a Certified Bank Director to:

  • Build a strong network of bank director and industry contacts

  • Gain recognition from within the industry as having embraced the highest standards in your profession

  • Become part of a cross-jurisdictional community of senior bank professionals.

  • Benefit from a comprehensive lifelong learning programme including monthly Certified Bank Director Radar and an annual seminar




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1898 | 2023

IOB was founded in 1898 by a small group of financial services professionals. Today we are Ireland's largest professional membership community.

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