A bumper year for acquisitions was highlighted by many audacious deals for entrepreneurs and families. But there is one clear winner…

You don’t get to be a 200 year-old family business without some unconventional thinking

Yes, if you believe a Harvard Business Review survey

Sometimes what one generation wants doesn’t happen – that’s often for the better

Some of these dynasties lasted for hundreds of years and were brought down by a quick succession of events. Family disunity played a big role in their demise

A pioneer when it came to corporate governance, but he also failed to keep the family business together

Some of these leaders will become household names in the years ahead

Her understated approach to BMW and her family was crucial to the success of the family business

Stakeholder values are clearly set out by one of Sri Lanka’s best known family businesses