family governance

Multi-family office diversity

By |July 22nd, 2015|

The constantly increasing number of wealthy families has, over the past years, had a strong effect on demand for wealth management services. Ever more wealthy business owners and families

How to deal with the family business, finances and disputes?

By |October 20th, 2014|

1. Family Business Management
A Family business is the pillar of Family assets. A special attention should be given to it in a Family Charter. Who manages the Family Business?

How to transfer the family business to next generations?

By |October 20th, 2014|

How to transfer the family business to next generations?
Timely and properly transferring family assets requires careful planning and training of successors and documenting the rights and obligations of all

Why is Family Governance so Important (part III)

By |September 30th, 2014|

Why is Family Governance so Important & How to Create it in Your Family?”
Family Governance is how families make decisions together. If they create a good system, i.e. one that

Why is Family Governance so Important (Part II)

By |September 30th, 2014|

Why is Family Governance so Important & How to Create it in Your Family?”
Family Governance is how families make decisions together. If they create a good system, i.e. one

Challenges and problems for Middle Eastern Family business posed by inheritance laws and family divisions

By |July 29th, 2014|

Challenges and problems for Middle Eastern Family business posed by inheritance laws and family divisions
INTERNAL THREATS TO MIDDLE EASTERN FAMILIES IN BUSINESS
Middle Eastern families in business are challenged

Model Family Covenant – Part 2 of 2

By |July 28th, 2014|

Model Family Covenant – Part 2 of 2
Suggested format of a family covenant with different clauses, as may be relevant, part 2 of 2, clasues 8-16.
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Model Family Covenant – part 1 of 2

By |July 28th, 2014|

Model Family Covenant – part 1 of 2
Suggested format of a family covenant with different clauses, as may be relevant, part 1 of 2,clasues 1-8.
Notes
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Practical advice for the family-run enterprise

By |July 28th, 2014|

Practical advice for the family-run enterprise
1. Introduction
In Switzerland, as in many other countries, successful businesses are frequently managed and owned by families: a company once founded by an entrepreneurial

Why is Family Governance so Important (Part I)

By |July 28th, 2014|

“Why is Family Governance so Important & How to Create it in Your Family?”
Family Governance is how families make decisions together. If they create a good system, i.e. one