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Events

Events

The Faces Of Family Business
  • Annual Conference
Liverpool Street, London
5 June 2024, 9:00 am

Family Business UK Annual Conference 2024

The Faces of Family Business Harnessing the Power of People 5-7 June 2024 One of the unique advantages of family businesses is the value they place on people. They recognise every person in the business, be they family or non-family, brings a unique set of skills and capabilities. Managed well, the relationships between the people […]

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  • Partner Event
London, UK
3 July 2024, 6:30 pm

Saxton Bampfylde Family Owned Businesses Dinner

Saxton Bampfylde runs a series of dinners aimed at Chief Executives, Chairs and Non-executive Directors of family businesses. These dinners are sector agnostic but offer the opportunity, under Chatham house rules, for leaders in family businesses to share insights and challenges, and provide a space to learn from one another and share relevant experiences. The […]

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  • Family Business Visit
Wrexham
4 July 2024, 11:00 am

Family Business Visit: Archwood Group

About Archwood Group, based in Chirk, manufactures timber products with two trading brands – Richard Burbidge and Atkinson & Kirby. It is a family run business based in North Wales that has been crafting high quality timber products for over one and a half centuries. Established in 1867, the business has been passionate about the […]

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  • Family Business Visit
Northamptonshire
24 July 2024, 2:00 pm

Family Business Visit: Bennie Group

About The Bennie story dates back to the 1930s with Peter Bennie starting a contract ploughing company. The company invested heavily in a wide range of machinery at its conception, diversifying the approach to work and modernising the industry. Over nearly nine decades the business has grown and evolved into a family of great companies […]

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  • Family Business Visit
Somerset
11 September 2024, 2:00 pm

Family Business Visit: Thatchers

About Thatchers cider has been made on Myrtle Farm since 1904. Eleanor Thatcher, having grown up on Myrtle Farm, is the family’s fifth generation cider-maker dedicated to the craft and will be talking about working in the family firm. Eleanor was recently listed as part of our ‘Ones to Watch’ for Family Business Week; speaking […]

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  • Regional Event
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
18 September 2024, 5:30 pm

Enterprising Family Businesses

About Join us for an opportunity to hear the Weatherby’s 254-year history and how the business has diversified over 7 generations. Hear from Roger Weatherby, Chair of Weatherby’s Banking Group who joined the business in 1997, about the breadth of the business as it stands today. This fireside chat will explore how the business diversified […]

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  • Masterclass
Canary Wharf, London
23 September 2024, 9:00 am

Masterclass: Succession 2024

About 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: Understanding the impact of purpose, values and leadership on succession […]

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  • Regional Event
Edinburgh, Scotland
9 October 2024, 5:30 pm

Brothers in business: Life as joint MDs

About At this fireside chat between brothers Iain and Robin Bryant of Scot JCB, they share the realities of being joint MDs and working so closely as siblings day-to-day. Hear about their collaboration, successes and the challenges this unique dynamic creates in the workplace. Facilitated by the partners at LGT, the event will offer ample […]

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  • Community
Edinburgh
9 October 2024, 8:00 pm

Chairs Community: Dinner

About An opportunity for FBUK Chairs’ Community to come together to network, share perspectives and discuss live topics faced by those in Chair (or Co-Chair) roles, or are designated to take up a Chair role in Family Businesses. Special thanks to NG Bailey and Murray Capital for sponsoring this event. Who should attend? FBUK Community […]

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  • Family Business Visit
Holt, Norfolk
17 October 2024, 2:00 pm

Family Business Visit: CT Baker

About Bakers & Larners of Holt has sat in the heart of Holt since 1770 as an independent, family-run department store with 8th and 9th generations of the Baker family actively involved in the business today. Malcolm Baker will talk about the flexibility of this business; transitioning and combining businesses over time to develop the […]