The leading authority in banking and asset management business solutions, cross-industry collaboration, executive search and career management for the COO community.


Our reputation is defined by what we do, how we do it and an adherence to our corporate responsibilities and ethical principles.


Upcoming Virtual Forums

  • Asia Conduct Virtual

    Forum Part 2

    7th October 2020

    Partnered with Conduct Academy

  • Global CCO FCA

    8th October 2020

  • Global COO & CCO Webinar

    9th October 2020

    Partnered with Starling Trust

  • Global COO Call

    14th October 2020

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

Upcoming WCOOC Virtual Forums

  • October 13th 2020

    WCOOC Leadership Virtual Forum

    The Evolution of the COO Mandate, 

    supported by HSBC



  • 5th November 2020
    WCOOC Leadership Virtual Forum


    The role we can play in enhancing 

    Diversity and Inclusion

     in the Workplace



  • November 18th 2020
    WCOOC Leadership Virtual Forum


    Renewed diversity strategies to address representation gaps,
    supported by Citi



"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


Join us


  • 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. 

 Send us your CV


We work with over 25 Global Investment banks and hire at an MD-level within financial services.


Send over your CV to be considered for a role.



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.”

"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."



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.

For initial enquiries, please contact our UK headquarters during GMT business hours.

+44 (0) 203 664 8863