Your family is unique. Preserve your future with the right family business succession planning
Leading the Family Business
Assuring the continuity of family-owned enterprises

Discover a safe confidential space to plan your family business succession

The Global Family Business Center at IMD is a world-leading family business research and education center, focusing on the real issues that you face as a family business.

In a safe, confidential environment, you will expand your knowledge of successful family firms and better understand and navigate specific challenges and critical issues in your own family business.

Together we will probe the key issues facing all family businesses such as: growth, governance, conflict management, succession, and strategy.

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Navigate specific challenges and critical issues in your family business

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Probe key issues facing family businesses: growth, governance, succession and culture

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Benchmark best practices to broaden your understanding of successful family businesses

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Get concrete take-home value to drive overall performance

You and your class

Leading the Family Business (LFB) is for all members of business-owning families as well as senior non-family executives and board members. For ideal learning benefits, you are recommended to come as a team.

Read more about admission criteria

Your class will comprise a carefully selected group of business-owning families who share similar issues to yours. With IMD’s rich expertise of over 29 years working with family businesses you will benefit from the most impactful learning both individually and as a group.

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41
Average age
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18
years experience
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+13
industries
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+9
nationalities

Leading the Family Business is an extraordinary program. The energy, thought, care and expertise shine throughout the program. 

Ben MacLehose

Director, J & J Denholm Ltd
UK

You will work on your family business issues, such as succession, successful transition to the next generation and discover how to create better communication around family members. This means that you leave the program prepared for your current challenges and for tomorrow’s.

Denise H. Kenyon-Rouvinez

Program Director

Next start & fee
Program length: 4 – 5 days
2017
from
26
June
to
30
June

Lausanne

CHF 10,900

2017
from
01
Oct.
to
05
Oct.

Lausanne

CHF 10,500

2017
from
20
Nov.
to
24
Nov.

Singapore

SGD 13,900Early bird

13% Early Bird offer, deadline July 31, 2017 and then SGD 15,900

2018
from
25
June
to
29
June

Lausanne

CHF 10,900

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