CEO Coaching Qualifications

Do you have what it takes?

Join an elite group of executive mentors

Vistage Chairs come with strong financial acumen, superb management skills and an innate entrepreneurial spirit. They’ve realised the kind of success to which most only aspire. Now, they have the opportunity to greatly impact the lives of other business leaders in their communities.

Chair Qualifications

  1. 12-15+ years of management experience with £5M+ P&L responsibility
  2. Have a passion for mentoring others.
  3. Be experienced in leading a high-performing team.
  4. Availability and drive to embark on building your own business.
  5. Have the ability to listen to—and challenge—CEOs and senior executives.
  6. Have achieved great success and are driven to give back.
Meet our ceo Coaches 
Meet our Chairs
Vistage Chairs are an elite group of accomplished business leaders with diverse backgrounds. Learn about their experiences and approach to mentoring high-performing CEOs.

Paul Johnson

Vistage Chair since 2014

For the first time in a long time, I’m learning new stuff. I do as much learning as my Vistage members

“For the first time in a long time, I’m learning new stuff. I do as much learning as my Vistage members”

Paul Johnson

Vistage Chair since 2014

Benefits of a Vistage Chair Practice

Help Other Leaders

Create an impact that ripples from the boardroom, through company ranks and into your community.

Earn Recurring Income

You are paid for each group you Chair and there’s no limit on the number of groups you can launch.


As an independent contractor, you can build a practice that gives you flexibility and suits your schedule.

Stay Local

Travel is minimal as your monthly meetings and one-to-ones are all local.

Take the next step.

Vistage Chairs have realised the kind of success to which most only aspire. Now, they have the opportunity to share their knowledge and experience to help others.

Could this be your next step?

Find out if becoming a Vistage Chair is right for you.

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The Vistage Chair

Discover what a Chair does, why accomplished business leaders transition to this role, and the rewarding benefits.

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Meet our Chairs

More than 1,000 successful business leaders from around the world have joined the elite ranks of the Vistage Chair community.

Meet our Chairs
About us

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