The objective of CIOP certification program is to equip the supply chain professionals on all matters pertaining to inventory. They not only master the inventory management concepts but also become proficient in tools and techniques to optimize inventory. Inventory Management Body of Knowledge (IMBoK) forms the foundation of CIOP certification. IMBoK v2.0 is the outcome of IISCM’s research team and inputs gathered from supply chain professionals from industry and academia. Companies across the globe rely on CIOP trained and certified professionals to instil inventory best practices in people, processes, and systems. CIOPs act as a custodian of Enterprise Inventory Policy and significantly improve customer satisfaction, minimize production disruptions, and maximise profitability of organisations.