Julius C. Ordoñez, MCC

President, Benchmark Consulting

profile - julius ordonezJulius Ordoñez is the President and owner of Benchmark Consulting. He has more than 20 years of solid experience in the areas of organizational, leadership and team development, executive coaching, management consulting, business management, mentoring and writing.

He is one of the few executive coaches in the world and the first and only coach in the Philippines to attain the Master Certified Coach (MCC) credential, the highest level of certification granted by the International Coach Federation (ICF), the recognized authority of professional coaching worldwide.

A respected global leader in the field of professional coaching, Julius is the incumbent President of Asia Pacific Alliance of Coaches (APAC), the leading organization of professional coaches in the Asia Pacific Region. In 2015, he was chosen by the ICF to become part of a global panel of experts who were tasked to define the competencies of a coach. He is also the founder of the ICF-Philippines Chapter.

He coaches and mentors executives (C-level position, directors and department heads) and high potential individuals who either want to accelerate their personal and professional growth, sharpen their capacity to lead and grow people, build agile teams, manage change, improve their performance, achieve business results, promote work-life balance, seek more meaning and fulfillment in what they do, or stretch their capabilities. He has the outstanding ability to challenge individuals to go beyond their limits, to explore uncharted territories and reach peak performance based on their internal possibilities. He is able to combine his leadership and business acumen with his life skills and people development abilities to bring about transformation in his clients.

He studied Strategic Business Management at Harvard University and completed Management Consulting at the New York University. He took an extensive 3-year Business Coaching Essentials and Advanced Corporate Coaching Program at the Corporate Coach University in the US & Australia, and Life Coaching courses at the Coach Training Institute (CTI), USA. He specialized in Building a Coaching Culture in Germany.