Professional Membership

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A Global Community Built on Engagement

Enhance your development and personal impact by joining a highly curated and carefully selected community of experienced executives, entrepreneurs and industry leaders with global experience and connections.

Why Join Our Community?

After several years of careful research and validation, the Advisory Board Centre was established as the professional body to provide global best practice frameworks and connections to the Advisory Board sector.

Our professional membership is designed to provide a personalised journey and foster a community of like-minded and highly qualified advisory professionals equipped to support organisations at a board level.

Our members tell us that they value:

  • Credentials
  • Best practice methodology
  • Being involved in the building the sector
  • Professional development
  • Local peer network
  • Advisory Board Centre global peer network
  • Online education and events
  • In-person meetings and events
  • Access to board opportunities
  • Involvement in research
  • Access to research and resources
  • Annual profile review


What Can You Be a Part Of?

Our exclusive membership provides the opportunity for those who have achieved entrepreneurial or professional success to support other businesses and expand their immediate networks. Members access an annual professional development program including webinars, thought leadership programs, personal and professional development opportunities.

The membership application process includes exploration and self-assessment of your skills, experience, motivations and alignment to the Advisory sector. You will be guided through this process by our Membership Engagement Team.

Members are carefully selected to join a community of professional peers representing the very best business minds that thrive in the dynamic and challenging Advisory landscape.


Advisory Board Best Practice

As more businesses seek to engage best practice Advisory Boards, there is a responsibility to ensure first-class frameworks exist, participants are educated in effective advisory engagement and businesses are board-ready.

Through our research, advocacy and market engagement activities, the Advisory Board Centre sets a world-class standard for collaboration via the ABF101 Advisory Board Best Practice Framework™ providing a principle led approach to raise the standard of Advisory Board practice globally.


Certified Chair Executive Program™

A well run, highly effective Advisory Board is underpinned by the skill and expertise of an independent Certified Chair™. The Certified Chair Executive Program™ is highly regarded and the only executive education program focused on the skills, resources and frameworks needed by Advisory Board Chairs. 

The research-backed and evidence-based program provides a leading-edge approach specifically designed to empower Advisory Board Chairs to establish, chair and facilitate boards that drive results for dynamic and high growth potential businesses. On successful completion, you will gain recognition as a Certified Chair™

Click here to access the full Certified Chair Executive Program™ Guide


Choose Your Journey

Every professional has their own journey and will derive membership value from the Advisory Board Centre community in different ways. The Advisory Board Centre provides a flexible platform to support you on this journey.


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