Deciding that it’s time to sell your business is a big decision all by itself, but it’s only just opening the floodgates to many more decisions.
Financing your business is a challenge, so it’s a good idea to look at a few financing alternatives for your family business.
When your family has built and developed a company through multiple generations, you usually wish to maintain strong links through majority ownership.
The board of directors plays a vital role in many businesses:52% of the companies say that less than 50% of the board is made up of family members.
WCD and KPMG explore the funding partnership between family businesses and HNWIs.
The economic value of a firm is the share price and the dividends owners receive. The emotional value is the families’ attachment to the business.
Great family businesses are built on strategy, and values, but family businesses that endure across generations have an additional edge: governance.
HNWIs invest for three purposes. Long-term capital appreciation is the most important, current income ranks second, and gaining a level of diversification comes in third.
If you fail to plan, you are planning to fail” said Benjamin Franklin, and how true it is, especially in terms of family business succession.
Family is about love; business is about making money.” Yet, the two collide in a new report from Women Corporate Directors and KPMG.
Family businesses are an important resource in the Italian entrepreneurial landscape,” says Gianluca Geminiani, former Head of Family Business for KPMG in Italy
Those running family businesses succeed through an intriguing ability to mesh emotional intelligence with commercial considerations to drive performance.
Analyzing the results of the KPMG Family Business Global Survey, one cannot escape being surprised by the natural affinities between HNWIs and family businesses.
On March 31th, 2015 KPMG Hazem Hassan hosted its first national Family Business Conference in Cairo.
The personality of the CEO needs to be balanced, as he or she will strongly influence the climate and productivity of the company