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FBUK Launches Senior & Next Generation User Guides for family businesses

May 1, 2024

FBUK are delighted to launch two new family business User Guides containing thought-leadership and best practice to help support the next generation of family business owners, with Guides for the Senior and Next Generation in family business. These guides form part of FBUK’s growing library of specialist tools and resources, complementing our existing family business […]

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FBUK Publishes Annual Report

April 24, 2024

Family Business UK have today published our Annual Report, covering the 18-month period July 2022 – December 2023. Comments on the annual report from Neil Davy, CEO of Family Business UK. As members will see from the report, the second half of 2022 focussed on developing a new strategy for the organisation (then known as […]

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FBUK delivers inaugural Ownership in Family Business Masterclass

April 18, 2024

A successful and insightful day of knowledge share, benchmarking, and exchange of best practice on the thorny topic of Ownership in a family business, was kindly hosted by our partners NatWest in Bishopsgate, London on the 15th April 2024. Moderated and skillfully led by subject matter experts from our carefully selected Corporate Partners Deloitte Private, […]

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How Succession can Make or Break a Family Business – FBUK in the FT.com

April 10, 2024

Family Business UK, and a number of our Family Business members, were delighted to be quoted, and featured in an article in today’s (9th April 2024) Financial Times article: How Succession can make or break a family business. To read the article, please log into the Financial Times.com, using your FT.com account, at –  https://on.ft.com/3vz9VWl […]

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FBUK Announce strategic partnership with Saxton Bampfylde

March 28, 2024

Family Business UK are delighted to announce a new corporate partnership with executive search and leadership advisory experts Saxton Bampfylde launching today, Thursday 28th March 2024. FBUK has established partnerships with carefully selected and highly respected organisations, that provide compelling professional services to family businesses. They are critical allies and supporters of our work with […]

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FBUK announces strategic partnership with Redgrave

March 27, 2024

Family Business UK are delighted to announce a new corporate partnership with executive search and leadership advisory experts, Redgrave Search launching today, Wednesday 27th March 2024. Family Business UK has established partnerships with carefully selected and highly respected organisations, that provide compelling professional services to family businesses. They are critical allies and supporters of our […]

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Historic London family businesses play host to FBUK Community

March 8, 2024

The FBUK Non-Family Executive Community were delighted and grateful to be hosted by community members Emma Fox, CEO of Berry Bros. & Rudd and Ben Dalrymple, MD at Lock & Co Hatters this past week. The evening started with a tour of the two iconic family businesses, neighbours on London’s historic St James’s Street. At Berry Bros. & Rudd, the […]

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Discussing Family & Non-family NED’s in Family Business with Deloitte

March 7, 2024

Last month we were delighted to be hosted by FBUK Partners Deloitte in Manchester to discuss the important role of Non-Executive Directors (NEDs) as well as some key differences between family and non-family NEDs. Starting the session by tackling some common preconceptions, the presentation then went on to highlight 3 significant attributes which make NEDs […]

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Family Business UK Joins New Small Business Council

February 22, 2024

Family Business UK attended the first meeting of the new Small Business Council in Downing Street today, as the Government looks to remove barriers to growth faced by SMEs. Chaired by Small Business Minister, Kevin Hollinrake, the Council will work alongside the PM’s Business Council to tackle the key issues facing smaller firms. The Council […]

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FBUK Launch 2024 Programme of Family Business Masterclasses

February 20, 2024

Following on from the successful Autumn 2023 launch of Family Business UK’s expert-led Masterclasses, we are delighted to announce our expanded 2024 programme of Masterclasses for family business. The FBUK Masterclass programme is a series of comprehensive, family business focussed one-day courses designed to support family business owners, family members, operational directors, shareholders, non-family executives […]