The Investor Relations Society (IR Society) is a membership organisation, run by IR professionals for IR professionals, that exists to promote best practice in investor relations and to support the professional development of our members.

We have more than 800 members, including listed companies of all sizes, advisers and service providers; membership is open to anyone working in IR or a related profession, seeking to do so, or with an interest in investor relations more generally.

Membership will help you:

  • Stay informed

    Keep up to date with the latest developments in the sector through our website, online knowledge bank, quarterly journal and regular newsletters, as well as our annual conference and ongoing programme of topical events.

  • Develop your career

    Receive discounts on our range of excellent professional development courses and our globally-recognised investor relations qualifications – the Certificate in Investor Relations (CIR) and the Diploma in Investor Relations (DipIR).

  • Build your network

    Enhance your career prospects and build your professional network through networking with peers at our wide range of educational and less formal events.

Joining is easy and we have a range of membership opportunities for individuals and companies – full details can be found on the website.

If you have any questions or would like more information, please contact:


Rebecca White

Membership Development Officer


+44 (0) 20 7379 1763

Gerenal Enquiries

Laura Hayter



+44 (0) 20 7379 1763