The International Organization for Business Coaching (IOBC)

The highest standards for business coaching. Worldwide.

The IOBC is the only international professional coaching association focused on business and leadership. It represents and connects business coaches as well as business, science, research and training coaching experts. Worldwide.

more about the IOBC

Please contact us! 

Networking in business coaching. Worldwide.

With the purpose of continously developing quality, seriousness and professionalism in business coaching the IOBC is in the status of a pending legal registration as an association at the moment. You can already contact us and we will inform you individually. Worldwide.

read more

Quality standards

Highest quality expectations. Worldwide.

Quality is indispensable in professional business coaching. Our standards are based on demanding and verifiable coach, coaching, ethics and education & training quality criteria. The foundation of these criteria is the "Coach Competence Model" (CCM).

read more

The IOBC Network

High performance coach finder. Worldwide.

The IOBC Network is a worldwide database of demanding professional coaching providers in the areas of business, leadership and education & training. All coaches and coaching providers in the IOBC Network are committed to the IOBC standards. 

search now

Find your business coaching provider. Worldwide. 

All coaches and coaching providers of the IOBC Network are committed to the IOBC standards.

The IOBC Network


Demanding and verifiable business coaching standards to which all IOBC members are committed. Worldwide.


The highest expectations for responsible coaching and consistent quality. Worldwide.


Bundled business coaching competence uniting all business coaching market stakeholders. Worldwide. 


Highest level of professionalism for the challenges of the new world of work and leadership in the age of digitization. Worldwide.