Masterclass: Ownership

Bishopsgate, London

15 April 2024, 9:00 am

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The Family Business UK Masterclass series, aims to aid and support people involved in family businesses (be they owners, family members, executives or in Board roles) navigate the complexities and nuances of managing, leading and/or owning a family business.

This 1-day immersive programme includes:

  • Exploring ownership structures; the options available, benefits / challenges and transitioning / managing change
  • The role of structuring shares, internal share markets, trusts and tax
  • Clarifying roles and responsibilities and the overlaps / interactions of these
  • Understanding what it takes to be an owner

Ownership Masterclass programme 2024

The Masterclass will include multi-perspective panel discussions, guidance from subject matter experts, real-life case studies shared by UK family businesses, practical workshops, and peer-to-peer knowledge share. Past case study families include:

  • Bettys & Taylors of Harrogate
  • The Clancy group
  • Dormole Ltd
  • Laithwaites Wines
  • NG Bailey
  • Sigma Pharmaceuticals
  • Wates Group
  • William Jackson Food Group

Family Business UK is proud to collaborate with Deloitte, Farrer & Co and NatWest.

Who should attend?

This FBUK Masterclass is for those who wish to:

  • explore, in-depth, one of the key pillars of family business
  • hear from industry experts and thought-leaders on succession in family business
  • gain practical insights to take back into their family and business life

“Another great Family Business UK event. Fantastic panel speakers and discussion and really useful information sharing among the generations.”

Open to Members and Non-Members of Family Business UK. Eligible delegates are those from family businesses, or working in a family business. Please note: this event is not available to advisors or consultants.

Special thanks to Partners

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09:00-09:30   Arrival Refreshments
09:30-10:30    Sessions
10:30-11:00      Networking with refreshments
11:00-12:30      Sessions
12:30-13:30     Networking Lunch
13:30-15:00     Sessions
15:00-15:30     Networking with refreshments
15:30-17:00     Sessions
17:00-18:30     Networking Reception


Kindly hosted by NatWest
NatWest Conference Centre, 250 Bishopsgate, London, EC2M 4AA (Map)