What is the best structure for your family wealth management?

Are you looking to identify the right structure and best practices for your Single Family Office?

Leading the Family Office is a unique program dedicated to the management of your family's private wealth. It helps you determine the best and most appropriate structure and governance model to set up, govern and preserve your own Single Family Office.

Whether you are preparing for a full or partial sale of a business, going through a liquidity event, or planning for a comprehensive, multi‑generational wealth management structure, LFO will support you.


Learn how to make informed and educated choices regarding the structure and objective of your Single Family Office


Create a sustainable platform to preserve and transfer your family wealth, values and heritage to future generations


Build family unity and develop long-term objectives for the family, the wealth and the business assets

You and your class

You are a family of wealth, considering setting up, or in the process of setting up a Single Family Office.  You want to identify the best practices for your Single Family Office. The program is exclusively open to family members. To take away the best learning, we recommend you come as a family team.

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

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The learning is superbly balanced with theory and practical cases, always highlighting the main message and staying on track. 

Thomas Schmuckli

Chairman and Family Member of Bossard’s 7th Generation, Bossard Group, Switzerland

This unique program is dedicated to you as the owner, future owner or principal of a single family office. Throughout the program you and your family members will learn, benchmark and share best practices in the management of your private family wealth.

Denise H. Kenyon-Rouvinez

Program Director

Next start & fee
Program length: 3 days


CHF 11,000

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