Growing up Green: 7 Keys to Nurturing Worthy Successors in Families of Wealth

Growing up Green: 7 Keys to Nurturing Worthy Successors in Families of Wealth

'I'm not sure they're ready yet.' Over the last few years, we have become accustomed to hearing this complaint, or others like it, from...
Kering

Three Family Businesses And Their Dramatic Sustainability Measures

“Shelving hard decisions is the least ethical course.” – Sir Adrian Cadbury, Chairman of Cadbury and advocate for corporate governance reform. As the world’s family businesses...
Legacy as a New Strategic Priority

Legacy as a New Strategic Priority

Editorial by Zita Nikoletta Verbényi and Dominik v. Eynern Legacy Roller Coasters In recent years, many business families have deliberated what they consider to be a...
How Six Family Businesses Helped Define Three Industrial Revolutions

How Six Family Businesses Helped Define Three Industrial Revolutions

The agents of innovation may differ, but the industrial revolutions of modern history have one thing in common: rapid technological change that impacts how...
4IR

4IR: Implications for the Private Sector in a New Era

Around 1760, the precursors to the Industrial Revolution began to take shape in Europe and North America. Businesses mechanised their production, increasing efficiency and,...
Families as Impact Investors

Families as Impact Investors: a Toolkit for Purposeful Investing

Impact investing is an approach that seeks to balance financial returns with positive social or environmental impact. Over the past 10 to 15 years,...
What does the way forward look like?

What does the Way Forward Look Like? A 9-point Program for the Survival of...

Partner Content by Markus Weishaupt In times like these — defined only by a spectrum of uncertainty across our social, economic, ecological and political realities...
Mexico's Five Most Profitable Businesses

Mexico’s Five Most Profitable Family Businesses

Few countries in the world rely on a family business-based economy1 to the extent that Mexico does. Family-owned businesses make up the backbone of...
Green Office: Making Sustainability Personal

Green Office: Making Sustainability Personal

Interview with Kevin Grant, Sales Director, The Green Office, Ireland An increasing number of people are striving to make their workspaces as energy-efficient and environmentally...
Technology in the Family Office

Three Ways Technology is Transforming the Family Office

There are approximately 10,000 family offices in the world today, ten times as many as existed in 2008. Unsurprisingly, their influence has grown in...