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The Double Value of an Owners’ Council with a Constitution

Businesses, families and family businesses can benefit from creating a formal group of "owners". They can also benefit from creating a formal "constitution". By...
Green Strategies of International Family Businesses.

Green Strategies of International Family Businesses

What does it mean to "go green"? Without a doubt humanity started having a strong, defining impact on its natural environment with the industrial revolution...
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Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons: A Family History of Precision

This family business story started with a man, who had a passion: Ahmed Qasim Seddiqi, founder of Ahmed Seddiqi & Sons started collecting Swiss...
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A Family Business in Hospitality – Stoke Park

Q&A with Chester King, Managing Director of Stoke Park, UK Roy King, was a famous British Jeweller in the 1950s. His son, Roger King, inherited...
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Treasures in the Family

Interview with Ibrahim Al Rawahy and Farida El Agamy: Discussions between family business members often extend beyond office hours and spill over into family time. More...
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A Family Business Goes Green – The Alserkal Group

For family businesses one of the most important factors for survival is the embededness in their community and environment. The community's well-being and the...
Defining Green Growth with Prof. Sam Fankhauser.

Defining Green Growth

Prof. Samuel Frankhauser is Co-Director at the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at the London School of Economics. In an...
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A Family Business Setting Standards in Job Creation

Abdul Latif Jameel Group is known for many things - It is known for its founder, Sheikh Abdul Latif Jameel and his entrepreneurial spirit....
Ajegroup - The Most Global Peruvian Family Business

Ajegroup: The Most Global Peruvian Family Business

In the late 1980s in the Peruvian city Ayacucho the Añaños family embarked on a business adventure that would take their name across oceans....
Establishing a Business Presence in Latin America.

Establishing a Business Presence in Latin America

Latin America holds great diversity socially and economically. Entering such a vast new market holds many opportunities but also many challenges. Edward Nicholson, Managing...