Chartered Institute of Global Business Professionals

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A dynamic professional body formed to recognise the fact that in the 21st Century business is no longer based around/restricted by geographical borders.

Business can now be carried out on a truly global scale by businesses using the available technology by businesses of all sizes

MEMBERSHIP GRADES

Companion  - CCIGBP

Senior membership grade – by invitation of the executive council only. Intended to honour major contributions to global trading and commercial operations. Grade also available to anyone who, in the opinion of the world council has given considerable service to the institute.

Fellow – FCIGBP

Candidates for fellowship grade should possess any three out of the following five requirements:

v  Doctoral degree from a recognised institution

v  Companion or fellow grade membership of a chartered professional body or equivalent

v  Fifteen or more years, verifiable, senior management/board level experience

v  Fifteen or more years, verifiable, senior level experience as a lecturer at a recognised institution

v  At least ten published books/articles on a business topic

MEMBER – MCIGBP

Candidates for membership grade should possess any three out of the following five requirements:

v  masters degree from a recognised institution

v  member grade membership of a chartered professional body or equivalent

v  ten or more years, verifiable, senior management/board level experience

v  ten or more years, verifiable, senior level experience as a lecturer at a recognised institution

v  At least five published books/articles on a business topic

 ASSOCIATE – ACIGBP

Candidates for membership grade should possess any three out of the following five requirements:

v  bachelors degree from a recognised institution

v  associate grade membership of a chartered professional body or equivalent

v  five or more years, verifiable, senior management/board level experience

v  five or more years, verifiable, senior level experience as a lecturer at a recognised institution

v  At least three published books/articles on a business topic

CHARTERED GLOBAL BUSINESS PROFESSIONAL - GGBP

A stand alone designation. Awarded to any candidate for any grade of institute membership meeting four or more of the stated criteria. To retain chartered status members will be expected to undertake annual cpd – achieving a minimum of 50 points per year

INSTITUTE CPD SCHEME

Structured activity – attending meetings/study for a formal qualification either classroom or online/lecturing  -  3 points per hour

Unstructured activity – writing articles/theses or books on a business topic. Reading relevant material – 1 point per hour

Members are responsible for maintaining their cpd record. When renewing the chartered designation after the first year of it being awarded members will be asked to self certify that they have fulfilled their personal requirement during the previous twelve months. The institute retains the right to ask to see a members cpd record/supporting evidence at any time without notice. If a member has incorrectly self certified without valid cause then the institute retains the right to terminate that members membership/designation

 

APPLICATION PROCESS

To apply for institute membership the following should be emailed to us:

  Up to date cv.

  Names/contact details of two referees

  Scanned Copies of relevant qualifications/certificates

Once the membership awarding committee has made its decision on the application (their decision will be final and no reason needs to be given in the event of an application being refused) we will invoice you for the relevant fees

 

SUBSCRIPTIONS/FEES

Initial registration fee (all grades other than companion)                                     50

Companion/fellowship                   150stg per annum

Member                                       125stg per annum

Associate                                     100stg per annum

Chartered designation                   50stg per annum (in addition to grade subscription)

Lifetime subscription – ten times annual subscriptions (not applicable to chartered designation which requires annual renewal)

Retired members subscriptions/fees 50% of quoted fees (not applicable to chartered designation)           

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

Use of designatory letters

Chartered members can style themselves chartered global business professional

Regular members e-zine – ‘global business’

Reciprocal membership arrangements with a range of professional bodies around the world

Qualification opportunities negotiated with a range of institutions around the world

Online networking via the global business forum

Agency/national representative opportunities for members interested in establishing national chapters for the institute

Discounted rates on business development services/advice (uk only)

 

Key objectives for the Institute are:
 
To promote the advance of global business.

To promote the 'Chartered Global Professional': ChGP designation

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The Chartered Institute of Global Business Professionals
Suite 8,
Ellesmere House,
29 City Mill Lane,
PO 646,
Gibraltar
 
Email: info@charteredglobalprofessional.org

Charter from and Registered with the Micronational Professional Registry and incorporated in Independent Long Island  (US) - Registration serial number 005101. Project administered by Management 56 Limited registered in England & Wales co.no.3034128