Family Business United Scotland is delighted to announce the launch of a series of educational events intended to provide valuable knowledge and insight to the wide network of family business owners, next generation family members, and non-family senior managers and directors within family firms.
Working in partnership with the University of Strathclyde, Queen Margaret University, and our core supporters at Craig Corporate Ltd, Turcan Connell and Close Brothers, we have developed an innovative and informative series of educational events for 2016.
This event is Family Businesses, How Do They Manage?
March 9, 2016
University of Strathclyde Business School, Glasgow
It seeks to provide an insight into how successful family firms understand how to benefit from the right resources to fulfil their plans. Core learning will be provided with insights from Dr Niall Mackenzie from the University of Strathclyde and Keira Proctor, Managing Director of award-winning family business, the A. Proctor Group who operate from Blairgowrie.
After attending this event, participants will have learned:
The benefits and disadvantages of having non-family directors and senior managers
How to recruit non-family managers into the business
Ways to identify the right time to promote family members
How to structure a family company board or senior management team
How to work with non-executive directors – family or non-family
Tickets are ONLY available to family business owners, next generation family members, non-family senior managers and directors within family firms. Please note that this course is NOT available to professional advisers.