UBC Business Families Centre

The Business Families Centre at the University of British Columbia’s Sauder School of Business provides internationally renowned education programs, resources and research to business families, professional advisors and executives in the field of family enterprise. Leading the way with research and innovation at the intersection of family enterprise and business acumen, the Business Families Centre advocates education as the central path to success for all enterprising families. The BFC’s partnership with the Institute of Family Enterprise Advisors (IFEA) has successfully established the first and only family enterprise advisor designation in the world.

Programs for business families

The fundamental principles applied to most businesses simply do not address the unique challenges faced by business families. Delivered by world-class experts in the field of family enterprise, our interactive and practical programs feature the latest findings in the field. Programs include:

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