SUN 22ND SEP 2019


Bringing the family business community together


Three Essential Ingredients Of Family Governance

Excellent family governance has played a key part in successful family firms for generations, and there are three vital ingredients Read More

Keeping Family Governance Simple

Good governance systems encourage families to communicate and work together more effectively, and they’re pivotal to family business success Read More

Future Proofing, Or How One Family Business Ended Up In Court

Leading family business consultants, Family Business Solutions, comment on a case in the High Court which left a family, and its business, in disarray. Read More

A Shareholders Agreement...

An insight into the reasons why the introduction of a shareholders agreement could be beneficial to the family firm. Read More

How To Resolve Family Conflicts In Your Business

Conflict happens in any enterprise. However, when your co-workers are also your family, conflict can take on new levels of complication and affect both familial and business operations.  Read More

Thanksgiving - A Constitutional Affair

In 14 words the son defined the value, recognition and importance of the family constitution and without even a flinch the whole family had committed to its development. Read More

Formalising The Family Firm At Al Majdouie Group

Focusing on the future at the Al Majdouie Group, one of the biggest transport and logistics firms in the Middle East. Read More

10 Tips To Shorten The Life Of A Family Business

Best selling author Tom Deans shares his view on things to avoid so as not to create problems furhter down the line, in the family and the family business too. Read More

Creating Governance Structures

Establishing and maintaining a governance structure can help provide for the future stability of the family and the business. Read More

Stewards Or Inheritors In Asian Family Firms?

The different belief systems and practices within single Asian families and the confusion they create. Read More

The Three Family Constitution Archetypes

Christian Stewart looks at three different family constitution archetypes and the advantages and disadvantages of each. Read More

Risks to Consider For Family Offices & Family Firms

An insight into some of the often overlooked family risks and challenges. Read More

Should We Have A Family Office?

A family is likely to consider a number of alternatives before finally deciding on the bespoke model of its own family office. Read More

Values, Policies & Decisions

Examining the impact of values, policies and decisions in family business governance. Read More

All In The Family

Families can often play a significant role in the running of small companies, but that doesn’t mean it’s an easy job. Barbara Hauser explains why family firms need proper governance. Read More