Our Mission, And Passion, Is To Equip Leaders To Build The Future.

Founded by business leaders for business leaders, we’ve been empowering world-class executives for over sixty years. In partnership with UCC’s expert research faculty and an international network of thought leaders, our globally-ranked executive development will challenge, support and inspire you to unlock your potential and fulfill your ambition.

Surrounded by passionate, like-minded executives, you’ll be equipped with the tools and insights to shape the future of your organisation.

Our Mission, And Passion, Is To Equip Leaders To Build The Future.

We are ranked in the global top 100 for executive education.

IMI is amongst the world’s top 100 in execution education for Open and Custom programmes, according to the latest Financial Times global rankings. Ranked 67th in the world for Open programmes in 2020, IMI remains the top Irish provider in custom rankings for over a decade.

Our history

Since our foundation in 1952 we have challenged, inspired, and supported generations of leaders in Ireland and abroad, creating impacts around the world.

Join us on a journey through IMI’s history and discover some of the foundation stones that make us who we are today – and how we continue supporting this generation of leaders to build their own future.

Find out more

We Put Our Expertise And Experience To Work For You.

Whether you are looking for the right answer or the right question, we have a global panel of faculty and thought leaders to provide bespoke expertise for your challenge.

As pioneers in action learning, IMI’s proprietary learning approach will disrupt your thinking, allow you to reframe your challenge and experiment with solutions in a safe environment – allowing you to lead your organisation with confidence, clarity and energy.


By working with IMI you will be supporting leaders to create
successful, sustainable organisations people want to work

Find out all the latest roles, including for associate faculty,
and come join us in our mission to ‘inspire leadership

More here

IMI Life Fellowships

Life Fellowship is the highest honour bestowed by IMI to publicly recognise and celebrate those who make a truly significant contribution to the practice of management and business leadership in Ireland. In essence, Life Fellows are those that have practiced and fulfil the mission of IMI – to equip leaders to build the future.

Read More