Distinguishing prestigious family businesses around the world since 1996

This award – presented annually – provides a unique opportunity to promote the indispensable role family businesses play in the global economy and serves as a platform for family businesses to exchange best practices and analyse the economic backdrop.

Call for nominations is open

The Award exists thanks to your active contribution in identifying exceptional companies worthy of recognition. Anyone can nominate a family business, and family businesses can also nominate themselves. The deadline for nominations this year is 30 April 2021.

Please nominate or self-nominate here.

The Award Ceremony will take place at the FBN Global Summit in Budapest, 13-16 October 2021.

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Professor Peter Vogel appointed new director of the Global Family Business Award. 

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From nominee to winner – all you need to know: the criteria, process, timeline and the prize.

From leading academics to respected principals – who have we entrusted to select the winner?

Nominations are open. Simply nominate an outstanding family business – including yours – by 30 April 2021.

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