Empowering the Financial Services
COO Community


Armstrong Wolfe is a financial services COO advisory firm. 


The COO operates at the heart of every company and collectively at the centre of the industry. They are visible, influential and the ambassadors of conduct and working together we believe can shape the industry of tomorrow.


Our mission is to bring worldwide COOs into a managed network one degree of separation from each other.


Our purpose is to empower this community by providing thought leadership, promoting cross industry dialogue and supporting collaboration.


Our ability to succeed relies on an interconnected offering:


  • International COO Community (iCOOC) –corporate membership scheme

  • Armstrong Wolfe Partners (AWP) –project execution business

  • The COO Academy – training within business management

  • Women in the COO Community (WCOOC) and the COO Scholarship Scheme - addressing inequalities


Our corporate and social responsibilities focus on addressing inequalities, promoting the need for sustainability, and supporting under privileged children and young adult’s education.    


For more information about membership or where we can help your company, contact info@armstrongwolfe.com


Upcoming Virtual Forums

* Attendance to the forums are for COO or CCO, MD level - delegation upon request only*

"Thank you for arranging. It was a helpful, informative discussion and I was definitely virtually applauding."


MUFG Securities

"Great call tonight – very interesting and really enjoyed being able to connect with other women in the COO community. The format really worked for me."

Standard Chartered Bank


COO Magazine

Issue #3 now available


​The COO magazine created specifically for the Chief Operating Officer communities of Global Markets, Banking and Asset Management. The COO magazine is a product crafted from within our business, supported by our Armstrong Wolfe Solutions Industry Advisors, Market Insight Partners and by our COO advocates.


If you are interested in contributing to our next edition of

The COO Magazine, please don’t hesitate to contact us at info@armstrongwolfe.com

'' I must say that issue #3 is very impressive. It is not often that I read 3 articles from a single issue of a trade magazine....but I did so in your latest issue. The whole thing is very impressive, professionally done, good choice and variety of articles.  Congratulations. ''


Global COO, MD


Empowering the international COO Community


  • Our membership is one degree of separation from the key decision makers

  • They are the ambassadors of conduct with ‘COO’ a trademark for ethical behaviour

  • This executive community is uniquely positioned to transform financial services

  • iCOOC’s mission is to help them meet this challenge by working better together

Our Events


Our global COO and CCO virtual forums

allow our Market Insight Partners and

COO community to connect and share

cross-industry knowledge. 



If you would like to sponsor or host one of our Executive Networking forums, please get in touch to find out how we can give you exposure to our COO community. 

"Thank you so much for moderating the session and to the Sponsor's team for valuable inputs and guiding the conversation. Very enjoyable and insightful evening – I look forward to being involved in the 2019 initiatives."


“A thank you to Armstrong Wolfe for organizing the COO forums. I look forward to discussing key topics in the industry with peers at other organizations, as well as gaining the perspective from your sponsor. It’s a great platform for further building the COO network, so we can coordinate on initiatives important to us.”

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"At Societe Generale, we recognize and value what diversity brings to an organization, and we’re happy to partner with WCOOC to foster diversity and inclusion throughout the financial services industry. We believe that by continuing to seek out ideas and opinions from those that are different from us, we can build on stronger foundations."

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With the effect of Covid-19, we are going digital. Our executive networking forums will now be running as online conference calls to our COO community.

If you would like to get involved please take a look at our Covid-19 response brochure.