The most influential global network of thought leaders in the family enterprise field.

Membership

Join FFI

FFI members come from a wide variety of professional and academic backgrounds, including finance, law, behavioral science, and management science. They are professionals, researchers, educators and family enterprise owners. Our nearly 2,000 members come from more than 80 countries and are actively involved in helping shape the organization and the field of family enterprise.

Education

Global Education Network (GEN)

The FFI Global Education Network (GEN) is the most trusted and globally recognized provider of family enterprise professional education in the world. FFI GEN Certificates in Family Business Advising and Family Wealth Advising are the product of more than 30 years of practice and research in the field.

Membership

Join FFI

FFI members come from a wide variety of professional and academic backgrounds, including finance, law, behavioral science, and management science. They are professionals, researchers, educators and family enterprise owners. Our nearly 2,000 members come from more than 80 countries and are actively involved in helping shape the organization and the field of family enterprise.

Education

Global Education Network (GEN)

The FFI Global Education Network (GEN) is the most trusted and globally recognized provider of family enterprise professional education in the world. FFI GEN Certificates in Family Business Advising and Family Wealth Advising are the product of more than 30 years of practice and research in the field.

Publications

FFI Practitioner

The weekly FFI Practitioner provides thought-provoking analysis, trends, and research affecting professionals in the family enterprise community.

Family Business Review (FBR)

Family Business Review (FBR) is the leading scholarly publication devoted exclusively to exploration of the dynamics of family-controlled enterprise.

FFI on Friday

A weekly digital publication providing news and announcements to FFI members.

FFI Global Conference in Miami SAVE THE DATES!

October 23-25, 2019

The New Frontier: Disruption and co-creation in the field of family enterprise

Call for Proposals

January 15, 2019
Deadline for submissions conference presentation.

Miami Program Committee

Patricia Arrázola
Arrázola & Associates

Maria Jose Parada Balderrama
ESADE Business School

Isabel C. Botero
Stetson University

Salvador Ceron
STF Consulting Group

Jennifer East
ONIDA Family Advisors Inc.

Frank Harrington
Crystal & Co.

Alexander Hayward
Ernst & Young LLP

Tanis E. Perez
Crystal & Co.

Guillermo Salazar, Chair
Exaudi Family Business Consulting

James Weiner
Inheriting Wisdom

Awards

Celebrating a Legacy of Excellence

For more than 30 years FFI has had a tradition of excellence, fostering academic research, encouraging best practices, and inspiring professionals.
Each year FFI honors excellence in the field by granting academic, achievement, and FBR awards.

Directories

Educational Centers

Choose from a wide range of educational opportunities in the family enterprise field by using this comprehensive directory of university-based family business educational programs.

Consultants & Speakers

Are you in need of a family enterprise consultant or speaker? With listings sorted geographically, links to organization websites, and contact information this directory is a unique resource.

Membership

A members-only resource, this directory provides access to FFI members around the world.

Organizational Members

This directory includes associations, educational institutions, and professional organizations that are members of FFI, increasing the global footprint of the field.

Sponsors