Global family business advisor and authority Reg Athwal delivers the ultimate how-to guide, drawing upon his extensive global expertise and international research. Athwal shares with you the basics relevant to all first-generation entrepreneurs who are thinking about their next generation, combined with insights for well-established family firms who need to understand the pitfalls and legacy blockages that prevent 97% of family businesses from lasting beyond the 4th generation.In this book, you'll learn:* About your "DNA Profile" and how it impacts other family members, professional teams and your overall business* How to build family structures and create the right job roles aligned to multi-generational challenges and your succession planning needs* How to build a family vision and values charter
Reg Athwal is the Founding Partner & MD of RTS Global Partners, the leading family business advisory firm in Africa, Middle East and South Asia with 50+ members in eight countries, with headquarters in Dubai, UAE. He is a world-certified public speaker in family business and has delivered sessions to over three million people in 59 countries since 2002.
Foreword; Introduction; Chapter 1: Family global business; Chapter 2: The DNA Model for family business; Chapter 3: Types of family business models; Chapter 4: The six principles for securing family commitment and participation; Chapter 5: Building your vision, intentions, and purpose as a family business; Chapter 6: Defining job roles in family business; Chapter 7: Leadership; Chapter 8: Governance; Chapter 9: Managing conflict; Chapter 10: Capital and financing; Chapter 11: Ownership; Chapter 12: Outsiders; Chapter 13 Advisors and consultants; Chapter 14: Evolving family, evolving business; Chapter 15: Worksheets; Chapter 16: Future of family business; Reading List