We Are ICD
We raise the bar on corporate governance.

The Institute of Corporate Directors is a non-stock, not-for-profit organization dedicated to the professionalization of Philippine corporate directorship by raising the level of corporate governance policy and practice to world-class standards.

The Corporate Governance Orientation Program is a one-day course covering the basic principles, importance, and benefits of modern corporate governance.

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The PDP is a 5-day course that expands knowledge and appreciation of the role of a corporate director. This flagship course is designed to professionalize the practice of corporate directorship and promote best practices in the boardroom.

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The Finance for Directors is a one-day training course on Finance and Accounting that provides directors and senior executives the ability to quickly interpret and assess a company’s financial condition, a skill that helps drive board decisions. It is a known and proven fact that financial competence is the link to corporate success. As such, Philippine regulatory agencies, SEC, BSP, PSE and DOF have all required financial literacy for Board Directors of financial and publicly listed institutions.

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The Distinguished Corporate Governance Speaker Series of the Institute of Corporate Directors seeks to bring the world’s foremost thinkers and practitioners in the field of Corporate Governance to share their ideas, views, and knowledge with Philippine audiences. This is part of ICD’s advocacy in promoting the professional practice of corporate directorship in the Philippines in line with global principles and best practices of modern corporate governance.

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The Corporate Governance Orientation Program for Government-Owned or -Controlled Corporations is a one-day seminar for directors and key officers of GOCCs with in-depth discussion of Corporate Governance, Relevant Laws to a GOCC, GCG Regulatory Framework, and Board Evaluation.

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Strategy Design for Directors is a one-day program designed for Government Directors that will help them appreciate, learn, and use the strategy map, the balanced scorecard, and the process techniques for setting the right strategic direction along with a scorecard for performance management.

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StEP Essentials, the flagship course, delves into the intricacies of the strategic process. This how-to course provides the working team with the skills and tools needed to craft a strategic plan which would lead them to the successful realization their corporate vision, accomplishing the goals determined by their Directors.

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StEP Masters focuses on the tools of execution for consistent and sustained performance. It is a developmental workshop aimed to capacitate the participants on what to do next after the strategy is designed. The takeaways from the workshop will enable the organization to embed a culture of execution in their organization.

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Covering the core oversight functions of Audit with special emphasis on the requirements of publicly-listed companies, Enhancing Audit Committee Effectiveness (Essentials) aims to enable Audit Committee members to effectively meet the demands of their important role in helping the corporation achieve its overall objectives. Participants will learn leading practices through lectures and case discussions that also promote interaction and network building.   

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Join ICD
Be part of a learned society of over 300 professional directors practicing good ethics, with a shared vision and a commitment to social responsibility.

As an ICD Member, you can –

  • enjoy monthly continuous learning, networking and fellowship events;
  • support the good governance advocacy by contributing to ICD publications and position papers;
  • affix the post-nominal FICD (Fellow), GICD (Graduate member) or AICD (Associate) after your name;
  • be recommended by ICD to corporate boards, subject to the fit between professional qualifications and requirements.