About Us

What is Coaching Attic?

It’s a multifunctional space in Bucharest where Senior Managers and entrepreneurs get educated in prefessional coaching and practice for the next stept in career.

Who we serve

You are a manager or entrepreneur challenged by a new role or project. You are experienced, but the context is becoming unsure, you have doubts that this stage will last, so you have a strong desire to make a change.

You are a good fit for our cummunity if you accept feedback, being challenged and you are open to disuptile transformation.

What we do

We provide professional coaching education in partnership with a global academy with the highest accreditation, ACTP from ICF that equips you with a future oriented new profession.

Under the leadership of Serban and Raluca, our mentors, and with access in the global learning platform, we offer two in-depth training programs based on two paths to success:

  • Certified Professional Coach with 18 months access and certification based on final exams – ACTP
  • Essentials Coach with 12 months access – ACTH with the possibility to start earlier your practice

We are using your experience as a starting point, so you can integrate new skills in current role. You will participate in mentoring circles, in groups and one to one, receiving feedback.

So no matter which program you choose, you will have the face to face experience in Coaching Attic first and after you will consolidate your path with classes in the platform, peer coaching and assignments.

Our story

Company was founded by Serban Chinole in 2001, a month before September 11 events, as a boutique consultancy offering management services monthly.

Serban started out with training programs and solutions until 2006, when he invited Raluca to join as business partner. This was the shift for coaching that they both made going to CTI (Coaching Training Institute) and achieving 6 figures turnover in 2008.

Starting from January 2008, Serban and Raluca continued with turnaround coaching projects for Vodafone, Goodyear, Ericsson, McCann Communication, Rosegur, Transilvania Bank, FORD, CEZ.

In 2013 they signed the partnership for ICA Balkans with ICA from Australia and launched succesfully the new operation that has over 40 students in 2017.

Our team

Serban Chinole
Founder & CEO

Raluca Chinole
CFO & Principal ICA Balkans

Roman Tanasiciuc
Associate Coach, Piatra Neamt

Sorina Cucuta-Popa
Associate Coach, Bucharest